a component of a downhole tool, such as a packer, used to wedge slips into the casing wall.
The fruit of a conifer composed of a woody central stem hard overlapping seed-bearing scales
(I) A tapered cylinder of wood, metal, or cardboard around which YARN is wound. (II) A PACKAGE of YARN wound into a convenient shape.
Receptor found in the retina important for colour vision and detailed sight.Found on https://www.neurological.org.nz/resources/glossary
A primary receptor cell for vision located in the retina. It is sensitive to color and is used primarily for daytime vision.Found on http://www.brainfacts.org/glossary
Thin, finger-length pyramid of ceramic material made to bend and melt at prescribed temperatures, providing a visual indication of temperature in the kiln. Found on http://www.studiocrafts.com/Craftscapes/glossary.html
- a shape whose base is a circle and whose sides taper up to a point 2. [n] - cone-shaped mass of ovule- or spore-bearing scales or bracts 3. [n] - visual receptor cell sensitive to color 4. [n] - any cone-shaped artifact 5. [v] - make cone-shapedFound on http://www.webdictionary.co.uk/definition.php?query=cone
A reproductive organ consisting of a central axis surrounded by tightly packed scales. These scales bear either spores or seeds. When mature, cones may either open up or disintegrate to release their contents.
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Something used to carry the seeds of conifers. Found on http://www.encyclo.co.uk/local/20442
In a watch fitted with a fusee, the tapered, spiral-grooved drum onto which the chain is wound and whose parabolically-curved profile provides the progressive gearing effect. Â The cone incorporates the great wheel. Â
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The more luminous part of a flame, which is adjacent to the nozzle orifice.
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(1870-1949) US art collectors. Claribel Cone (1864-1929) and Etta Cone (1870-1949) were sisters who established an artistic salon and began collecting antiques, textiles, and modern paintings. The sisters...Found on http://www.encyclo.co.uk/local/20688
A vertebrate photoreceptor that is primarily sensitive to lights with high intensity (e.g., daylight).
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A solid figure that has a circular base and one vertex
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A rounded, more or less elongated cluster of fruits or flowers covered with scales or bracts.
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Cone: A type of specialized light-sensitive cell (photoreceptor) in the retina of the eye that provide sharp central vision and color vision. By contrast, the rods are the retinal photoreceptors that provide side vision and the ability to see objects in dim light (night vision).Found on http://www.medterms.com/script/main/art.asp?articlekey=10546
[ Latin conus
cone (in sense 1), Greek ...; akin to Sanskrit çana
whetstone, Latin cuneus
wedge, and probably to English hone
. See Hone
] 1. (Geom.)
A solid of the form described by the revolution of a...Found on http://www.encyclo.co.uk/webster/C/131
Cone transitive verb
To render cone-shaped; to bevel like the circular segment of a cone; as, to cone
the tires of car wheels. Found on http://www.encyclo.co.uk/webster/C/131
1. <plant biology> In gymnosperms and club mosses, a group of sporophylls arranged compactly on a central axis, in the angiosperm family Casuarina, a woody multiple fruit incorporating the bracts and bracteoles associated with the flowers. ... 2. <physiology> The retinal cone responsible for colour vision. ... (03 Jul 1999) ... Found on http://www.encyclo.co.uk/local/20973
cone cell noun
visual receptor cell sensitive to colorFound on https://www.encyclo.co.uk/local/20974
(kōn) a solid figure or body having a circular base and tapering to a point. retinal cone. in radiology, a conical or open-ended cylindrical structure formerly used as an aid in centering the radiation beam and as a guide to source-to-film distance. Cones were commonly attached to the x-...Found on http://www.encyclo.co.uk/local/21001
• (v. t.) To render cone-shaped; to bevel like the circular segment of a cone; as, to cone the tires of car wheels. • (n.) A solid of the form described by the revolution of a right-angled triangle about one of the sides adjacent to the right angle; -- called also a right cone. More generally, any solid having a vertical point and bounded...Found on http://thinkexist.com/dictionary/meaning/cone/
in botany, mass of scales or bracts, usually ovate in shape, containing the reproductive organs of certain non-flowering plants. The cone, a ... [12 related articles]Found on http://www.britannica.com/eb/a-z/c/126
in mathematics, the surface traced by a moving straight line (the generatrix) that always passes through a fixed point (the vertex). The path, to be ... [3 related articles]Found on http://www.britannica.com/eb/a-z/c/126
light-sensitive cell (photoreceptor) with a conical projection in the retina of the vertebrate eye, associated with colour vision and perception of ... [7 related articles]Found on http://www.britannica.com/eb/a-z/c/126
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