a pipe through which liquid travels upward.
1) See Rostrum. 2) The vertical part of a step. 3) The vertical parts of the concentric rings of a fresnel lens.
In architecture, a riser is the upright piece of a step, from tread to tread. The term is also applied to any small upright face, such as that of a seat, platform, veranda, or the like.Found on http://www.probertencyclopaedia.com/browse/TR.HTM
A shelf that extends above the normal top shelf to give a higher profile. Found on http://www.encyclo.co.uk/local/20108
- a person who rises (especially from bed) 2. [n] - a vertical pipe in a building 3. [n] - structural member consisting of the vertical part of a stair or stepFound on http://www.webdictionary.co.uk/definition.php?query=riser
The vertical front of a raised stage where it faces the auditorium is the stage riser.
Found on http://www.queens-theatre.co.uk/technical/glossaryoftheatreterms.htm
Upright part of a stair OR vertical water pipe from the mains
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(1) Upright part of a stair. Found on http://www.interbuilders.co.uk/glossary/r/riser.html
A vertical pipe or duct.
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Steel or flexible pipe which transfer well fluids from the seabed to the surface.
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(1) That section of pipeline extending from the ocean floor up the platform. Also, the vertical tube in a steam generator convection bank that circulates water and steam upward. (2) A reservoir of molten metal connected to a casting to provide additional metal to the casting, required as the result of shrinkage before and during solidification.Found on http://www.encyclo.co.uk/local/20742
Each of the vertical boards closing the spaces between the treads of stairways. Found on http://www.encyclo.co.uk/local/20933
the height of an individual step. See stair. Found on http://www.encyclo.co.uk/local/20935
Ris'er noun 1.
One who rises; as, an early riser
. 2. (Architecture) (a)
The upright piece of a step, from tread to tread. Hence: (b)
Any small upright face, as of a seat, platform, veranda, or the like. 3. (Mining)
A shaft excavated from...Found on http://www.encyclo.co.uk/webster/R/85
structural member consisting of the vertical part of a stair or stepFound on http://wordnetweb.princeton.edu/perl/webwn?s=riser
riser pipeline noun
a vertical pipe in a buildingFound on http://wordnetweb.princeton.edu/perl/webwn?s=riser
• (n.) A feed head. See under Feed, n. • (n.) One who rises; as, an early riser. • (n.) The upright piece of a step, from tread to tread. • (n.) Any small upright face, as of a seat, platform, veranda, or the like. • (n.) A shaft excavated from below upward.Found on http://thinkexist.com/dictionary/meaning/riser/
(from the article `metallurgy`) ...begins far from the gate and advances toward it, so that molten metal in the gate can flow in to compensate for the shrinkage that accompanies ...Found on http://www.britannica.com/eb/a-z/r/53
(from the article `staircase`) ...has made possible the daring curves and fantastic sweeps that can be important features in contemporary design. The horizontal surface of a step ...Found on http://www.britannica.com/eb/a-z/r/53
The bow's handleFound on http://www.encyclo.co.uk/local/21056
- Each of the vertical boards closing the spaces between the treads of stairways.Found on http://www.homebuildingmanual.com/Glossary.htm
The upright section of a stair. The board between one stair tread and the next.Found on http://www.soundhome.com/glossary
A platform for people or materials.Found on http://www.exhibitoronline.com/glossary/index.html?letter=r
A riser, also known as a feeder, is a reservoir built into a metal casting mold to prevent cavities due to shrinkage. Most metals are less dense as a liquid than as a solid so castings shrink upon cooling, which can leave a void at the last point to solidify. Risers prevent this by providing molten metal to the casting as it solid...Found on http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Riser_(casting)
A device that is an add from another card, takes up an expansion slot however doens't plug directly into the motherboard.Found on http://www.majorgeeks.com/glossary.php?id=18
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