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  • 141beam house — beam house, the area in a tannery where the hides undergo the final preparations for tanning …

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  • 142beam|ster — «BEEM stuhr», noun. a workman who scrapes the last bits of flesh and hair roots from the hide in leather processing …

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  • 143beam somebody down — ˌbeam sb ˈdown/ˈup derived (in ↑science fiction stories) to transport sb to or from a ↑spaceship using special electronic equipment From the American television series Star Trek. Main entry: ↑beamderived …

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  • 144beam somebody up — ˌbeam sb ˈdown/ˈup derived (in ↑science fiction stories) to transport sb to or from a ↑spaceship using special electronic equipment From the American television series Star Trek. Main entry: ↑beamderived …

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  • 145Beam diameter — The beam diameter or beam width of an electromagnetic beam is the diameter along any specified line that is perpendicular to the beam axis and intersects it. Since beams typically do not have sharp edges, the diameter can be obtained in many… …

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  • 146Beam (structure) — A statically determinate beam, bending (sagging) under an evenly distributed load. A beam is a horizontal structural element that is capable of withstanding load primarily by resisting bending. The bending force induced into the material of the… …

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  • 147BEAM robotics — The word beam in BEAM robotics is an acronym for Biology, Electronics, Aesthetics, and Mechanics . This is a term that refers to a style of robotics that primarily uses simple analog circuits, such as comparators, instead of a microprocessor in… …

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  • 148Beam parameter product — In laser science, the beam parameter product (BPP) is the product of a laser beam s divergence angle (half angle) and the radius of the beam at its narrowest point (the beam waist).cite web|url=http://www.rp photonics.com/beam parameter… …

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  • 149Beam dump — A beam dump is a device that absorbs a beam. This may be a beam of photons ( light ) such as a laser beam, or a beam of electrically charged particles.Optical beam dumpsAn optical beam dump is an optical element used to absorb a beam of light.… …

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  • 150Beam divergence — The beam divergence of an electromagnetic beam is an angular measure of the increase in beam diameter with distance from the optical aperture or antenna aperture from which the electromagnetic beam emerges. The term is relevant only in the far… …

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  • 151Beam engine — A beam engine is a design of engine based on the principles of a first class lever. A force is applied to one end of a beam, which is pivoted in the middle, and the lever action transfers the force to create work at the other end of the beam.The… …

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  • 152Beam axle — Solid axle and Panhard rod on a 2002 Mazda MPV A beam axle is a suspension system, also called a solid axle, in which one set of wheels is connected laterally by a single beam or shaft. A live axle is a type of beam axle in which the shaft (or… …

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  • 153Beam tetrode — The problem of secondary emission in the tetrode tube (valve) was solved by Philips/Mullard with the introduction of a suppressor grid to produce the pentode construction. Since Philips held a patent on this design, other manufacturers were keen… …

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  • 154Beam emittance — The beam emittance of a particle accelerator is the extent occupied by the particles of the beam in space and momentum phase space as it travels. A low emittance particle beam is a beam where the particles are confined to a small distance and… …

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  • 155Beam splitter — Schematic representation of a beam splitter cube 1 Incident light 2 50% Transmitted light 3 50% Reflected light …

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  • 156Beam compass — A beam compass is a compass with a beam and sliding sockets or cursors for drawing and dividing circles larger than those made by a regular pair of compasses.[1] The instrument can be as a whole, or made on the spot with individual sockets… …

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  • 157Beam & Yanou — Chartplatzierungen Erklärung der Daten Singles On Y Va   DE 72 25.08.1997 …

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  • 158Beam vs. Cyrus — Chartplatzierungen Erklärung der Daten Singles Launch In Progress (mit The Joker)   DE 63 …

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  • 159beam-rider guidance — A guidance system in which the equipment aboard the missile enables it to sense its location relative to a radar beam and correct its course, seeking out and following the path made by a radar beam. The missile is gathered in the beam and is… …

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  • 160beam of light — noun a column of light (as from a beacon) • Syn: ↑beam, ↑light beam, ↑ray, ↑ray of light, ↑shaft, ↑shaft of light, ↑irradiation • Derivationally related forms: ↑ …

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