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Synonyms for strand

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something that suggests the continuousness of a fine continuous filament

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a pattern forming a unity within a larger structural whole

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line consisting of a complex of fibers or filaments that are twisted together to form a thread or a rope or a cable

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a necklace made by a stringing objects together

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a poetic term for a shore (as the area periodically covered and uncovered by the tides)

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a street in west central London famous for its theaters and hotels

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leave stranded or isolated with little hope of rescue

drive (a vessel) ashore

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bring to the ground

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References in classic literature ?
He doesn't live in the Strand, I hope--or near one of the bridges.
Having walked a few paces upon the strand, Buckingham said to De Wardes, "I think it is now time to take leave of each other.
At the reflux, however, the duke and De Wardes were discovered lying on the strand.
The Noah's arks are packed one within another, with clockwork horses harnessed to them; the soldiers, knapsack on back, are kissing their hands to the dear foolish girls, who, however, will not be left behind them; all the four-footed things gather around the elephant, who is overful of drawing-room furniture; the birds flutter their wings; the man with the scythe mows his way through the crowd; the balloons tug at their strings; the ships rock under a swell of sail, everything is getting ready for the mighty exodus into the Strand.
He turned once more towards the Strand and stood for a moment in Trafalgar Square.
Assuming participation by 100% of the Strand LS shareholders, the effect of the transaction will be that Strand LS shareholders and the employees and directors who are option-holders in Strand LS will own directly and beneficially approximately 68% of the combined enterprise and the current shareholders of Venaxis will own approximately 32%.
The Strand was bought by London-based Ellandi in October 2014, with plans to attract more retailers.
Fruit length and diameter: Data given in Table 1 indicated that fruit dimension (length x diameter) was significantly affected by the strand thinning.
Mechanical bond between concrete and steel is ensured by surface roughness of the strand (helical shape of the strand, indentations).
Let us consider a double stranded DNA with 10 nucleotides and two threads, where the first thread operates on the first half of the strand and at the same time the second thread operates on the second half of the strand and the result is as shown in the Figure 1.
This indicates that modifications in the strand chute will influence the cross-direction movement uniformity and final product density variation more than orienting deck modifications.
The strand comprises a core of continuous glass filaments and at least one multifilament staple yarn wrapped partially around the core.
Moving to Los Angeles, he joined forces with Thomas, who was owner of San Francisco's Strand Theater (and who now runs his own indie film-releasing company, Jour de Fete), to distribute obscure films under the Strand name.
Such a move would be in keeping with the conventional "4x standard," which is known as the bond length-development length equation, which states that the amount of spacing must be equal to four times the strand diameter.
In some sets, the internal fuse can be replaced and the strand can continue to be used; look for a small case containing a visible fuse at the plug end.