Cushion

This can be a type of diamond cut incorporating both a round and square shape (therefore resembling a cushion). It also refers to a style of signet ring stamping, which is also cushion-like, being square with rounded corners.
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Cushion

Capital cut from a block by rounding off the lower corners.
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Cushion

padded part of stamp between the die and handle.
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cushion

[n] - a soft bag filled with air or a mass of padding such as feathers or foam rubber etc. 2. [v] - protect from impact
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Cushion

Cush'ion noun [ Middle English cuischun , quisshen , Old French coissin , cuissin , F. coussin , from (assumed) Late Latin culcitinum , dim. of Latin culcita cushion, mattress, pillow. See Quilt , and confer Counterpoint a coverlet
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Cushion

Cush'ion transitive verb [ imperfect & past participle Cushioned (-?nd); present participle & vb. Cushioning .] 1. To seat or place on, or as on a cushion. « Many who are cushioned on thrones would have remained in ob...
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cushion

<botany> A swollen floral stem on which several small flowers are borne. ... (13 Nov 1997) ...
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cushion

noun a soft bag filled with air or a mass of padding such as feathers or foam rubber etc.
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cushion

buffer verb protect from impact; `cushion the blow`
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Cushion

An amount of money added to a budget for delays, poor weather, changing economic conditions, and other unforeseen occurrences.
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Cushion

In the context of project financing, the extra amount of net cash flow remaining after expected debt service.
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cushion

(koosh´әn) a fleshy, padlike anatomical structure. endocardial cushions swellings that form on the dorsal and ventral walls of the atrioventricular canal of the embryonic heart during the fourth week of gestation. As they are invaded by mesenchymal cells during the fifth we...
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Cushion

• (v. t.) To seat or place on, or as on a cushion. • (n.) a mass of steam in the end of the cylinder of a steam engine to receive the impact of the piston • (n.) the elastic edge of a billiard table. • (n.) Anything resembling a cushion in properties or use • (v. t.) To furnish with cushions; as, to cushion a chaise. •...
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cushion

Type: Term Pronunciation: kush′ŭn Definitions: 1. In anatomy, any structure resembling a pad or cushion.
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CUSHION

(General) The cloth-covered rubber which borders the inside of the rails on carom and pocket billiard tables; together the cushions form the outer perimeter of the basic playing surface.
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Cushion

The material placed under a carpet for softness and support. It helps reduce noise, increase insulation benefits, and contributes to a softer feel underfoot. Purchasing an incorrect type of cushion may invalidate your warranty. Also known as padding or underlayment.
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Cushion

Fullness or thickness of the upper lips. (Pekingese)
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Cushion

Padding at rear of pit to absorb shock of ball and pins.
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Cushion

A cushion is a soft bag of some ornamental material, stuffed with wool, hair, feathers, polyester staple fiber, non-woven material, or even paper torn into fragments. It may be used for sitting or kneeling upon, or to soften the hardness or angularity of a chair or couch. A cushion is also referred to as a bolster, hassock, headrest and a sham. Cu...
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Cushion

rubber surrounds covered with baize to the table
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Cushion

Capital cut from a block by rounding off the lower corners.
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Cushion

Fullness or thickness of the upper lips. (Pekingnese)
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Cushion

A resilient pad to absorb or counteract severe stresses between adjoining stone units and or other materials.
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Cushion

Part of the pinsetter at the back of the lane that absorbs the shock of pins and thrown balls. Also
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Cushion

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