[engine] Reciprocating motion, used in reciprocating engines and other mechanisms, is back-and-forth motion. Each cycle of reciprocation consists of two opposite motions: there is a motion in one direction, and then a motion back in the opposite direction. Each of these is called a stroke. T...
Found op http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Stroke_(engine)
Damage to a part of the brain when its blood supply is suddenly reduced or stopped. This stoppage in blood flow can occur as the result of a blood vessel becoming blocked or bursting inside the brain. The part of the brain deprived of blood dies and can no longer function.
Found op http://www.glossarycentral.com/legal/stroke.html
A stroke, also known as a cerebrovascular accident (CVA), is the rapid loss of brain function(s) due to disturbance in the blood supply to the brain. This can be due to ischemia (lack of blood flow) caused by blockage (thrombosis, arterial embolism), or a hemorrhage (leakage of blood). As a result,...
Found op http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Stroke
The third largest cause of death in America, stroke is an impeded blood supply to the brain. It can be caused by a blood clot forming in a blood vessel, a rupture of the blood vessel wall, an obstruction of flow caused by a clot or other material, or by pressure on a blood vessel (as by a tumor). De...
Found op http://www.bbc.co.uk/radio4/reith2003/glossary.shtml
A line which may be expanded in width; or the width of the linear elements that compose characters.
Found op http://www.jgoffin.freeserve.co.uk/abf/glossary.htm
[n] - a sudden loss of consciousness resulting when the rupture or occlusion of a blood vessel leads to oxygen lack in the brain 2. [n] - the oarsman nearest the stern of the shell who sets the pace for the rest of the crew 3. [n] - a light touch 4. [n] - a mark made by a writing ...
Found op http://www.webdictionary.co.uk/definition.php?query=stroke
The everyday term for cerebro-vascular accident or transient ischaemic attack.
Found op http://www.encyclo.co.uk/local/20437
A condition which occurs from insufficient oxygen supply to the brain.
Found op http://www.netfit.co.uk/glossary/fitness-glossary-s.htm
in vector graphics: control points placed on a path that control its colour and width. Strokes can, for instance, be used to create the appearance of a dip-pen line
Found op http://www.animationpost.co.uk/doping/glossary.htm
A sudden loss of brain function caused by a blockage or rupture of a blood vessel to the brain, characterized by loss of muscular control, diminution or loss of sensation or consciousness, dizziness, slurred speech, or other symptoms that vary with the extent and severity of the damage to the brain....
Found op http://thewellnessshop.co.uk/healthandwellbeing/glossary.html
Measurement of length of piston travel in the bore,
Found op http://www.encyclo.co.uk/visitor-contributions.php
A stroke is when the blood supply to part of the brain is suddenly and seriously impaired by a blood clot or damage to an artery. The patient may have a sudden severe headache; be in a confused emotional state; seem to be like drunk; gradually or suddenly go unconscious; and/or have weakness, droopi...
Found op http://www.bcpa.co.uk/glossary.htm
No exact matches found.
Typ a word and hit `Search`.
The most recent searches on Encyclo. Between brackets you will find the number of results and number of related results.
• RA0 (1)
• interdental (4)
• Gender inequality (2)
• Subcrepitant (4)
• IF boat (2)
• fialka (1)
• Zvijezd (1)
• mucous membrane (21)
• Frank Serafine (1)
• East Kilbride Pirates (1)
• periosteum (22)
• sphenoid angle (2)
• Usonia Homes (1)
• Psammophile (2)
• Firebaugh, California (1)
• viability test (2)
• Kartar Singh (2)
• Killy (3)
• Bladder irrigation (1)
• Tanga Pela (1)
• alamota (1)
• Darryl Brinkley (1)
• man rem (1)
• Allee effect (2)