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  • 1 Superconducting Radio Frequency — (SRF) science and technology involves the application of electrical superconductors to radio frequency devices. The ultra low electrical loss of the superconductor yields RF resonators with extremely high quality factors, or Q . For example, it… …

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  • 2 flap — I. n. 1. Hanging fold. 2. Flapping, swinging, pendulous motion. 3. Flapping stroke, slap. II. v. a. Wave about, shake, beat, vibrate, flutter. III. v. n. 1. Wave, vibrate, move in folds, flutter noisily. 2 …

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  • 3 navigation — navigational, adj. /nav i gay sheuhn/, n. 1. the act or process of navigating. 2. the art or science of plotting, ascertaining, or directing the course of a ship, aircraft, or guided missile. [1520 30; < L navigation (s. of navigatio) a voyage.… …

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  • 4 Oscillation — (Roget s Thesaurus) >Reciprocating motion, motion to and fro. < N PARAG:Oscillation >N GRP: N 1 Sgm: N 1 oscillation oscillation Sgm: N 1 vibration vibration libration Sgm: N 1 motion of a pendulum motion of a pendulum Sgm: N 1 nutation… …

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  • 5 PIGA accelerometer — A PIG accelerometer (Pendulous Integrating Gyroscopic Accelerometer) is a type of accelerometer that can measure acceleration and simultaneously integrates this acceleration against time to produce a speed measure as well. The PIGA s main use is… …

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  • 7 List of rock instrumentals — The following is a list of rock instrumentals, including live performances and drum solos, organized by artist name. 0 9 =3= *Bramfatura =311= * Blizza * Cali Soca * Color ( Transistor ) * Dreamland ( Enlarged to Show Detail 2 ) * Old Funk *… …

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  • 8 List of albums containing a hidden track — This list contains the names of albums that contain a hidden track and also information on how to find them. Please note that not all printings of an album contain the same track arrangements, so your copy of album X may or may not have the… …

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  • 9 bat — bat1 /bat/, n., v., batted, batting. n. 1. Sports. a. the wooden club used in certain games, as baseball and cricket, to strike the ball. b. a racket, esp. one used in badminton or table tennis. c. a whip used by a jockey. d. the act of using a… …

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  • 10 swinging — Synonyms and related words: aberrancy, aberration, angular momentum, angular motion, angular velocity, axial motion, bend, bias, bowling, branching off, careen, careening, cascading, centrifugation, chambering, chic, circuitousness, circulation,… …

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  • 11 Brassiere — This article is about the female undergarment. For the restaurant, see Brasserie …

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  • 12 lob — lob1 lobber, n. /lob/, v., lobbed, lobbing, n. v.t. 1. Tennis. to hit (a ball) in a high arc to the back of the opponent s court. 2. to fire (a missile, as a shell) in a high trajectory so that it drops onto a target. 3. Cricket. to bowl (the… …

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  • 13 pendulum — pendulumlike, adj. /pen jeuh leuhm, pen deuh /, n. 1. a body so suspended from a fixed point as to move to and fro by the action of gravity and acquired momentum. 2. Horol. a swinging lever, weighted at the lower end, for regulating the speed of… …

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  • 14 Change ringing — Triples redirects here. For other uses, see Triple (disambiguation). Bell ringing practice in Stoke Gabriel parish church, Devon, England Change ringing is the art of ringing a set of tuned bells in a series of mathematical patterns called… …

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  • 15 Icterid — Taxobox name = Icterids image caption = Bullock s Oriole regnum = Animalia phylum = Chordata classis = Aves ordo = Passeriformes subordo = Passeri familia = Icteridae familia authority = Vigors, 1825 subdivision ranks = Genera subdivision = 24,… …

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  • 16 American Cocker Spaniel — Infobox Dogbreed image caption = name = American Cocker Spaniel altname = Cocker Spaniel,Cockers country = America fcigroup = 8 fcisection = 2 fcinum = 167 fcistd = http://www.google.com/search?q=cache:lD03zlhFpq4J:www.fci.be/uploaded… …

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  • 17 Winged cat — Winged cats is a term for sightings or descriptions of cats with wing like appendages. There are three different causes of wing like appendages. The most common is longhaired cats having matted fur. Felted mats of fur can form along the body and… …

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  • 18 fungus — fungic /fun jik/, adj. funguslike, adj. /fung geuhs/, n., pl. fungi /fun juy, fung guy/, funguses, adj. n. 1. any of a diverse group of eukaryotic single celled or multinucleate organisms that live by decomposing and absorbing the organic… …

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  • 19 reproductive system, human — Organ system by which humans reproduce. In females, the ovaries sit near the openings of the fallopian tubes, which carry eggs from the ovaries to the uterus. The cervix extends from the lower end of the uterus into the vagina, whose opening, as… …

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  • 20 reproductive system, animal — Introduction       any of the organ systems by which animals reproduce.       The role of reproduction is to provide for the continued existence of a species; it is the process by which living organisms duplicate themselves. Animals compete with… …

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