feeler


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Synonyms for feeler

put out feelers

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  • make an approach to
  • probe
  • test the water
  • make overtures
  • make a trial
  • launch a trial balloon

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something, as a remark, used to determine the attitude of another

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one of a pair of mobile appendages on the head of e.g. insects and crustaceans

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a tentative suggestion designed to elicit the reactions of others

sensitivity similar to that of a receptor organ

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slender tactile process on the jaws of a fish

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Some mechanics place the straight edge along the flange surface and the flexible couping while holding the straight edge by either end, then try to measure the deflection gap with the feeler gage.
For an intuitive feeler, however, one's pursuit is to live a life of significance, not necessarily one of intelligence.
If the United States had successfully pursued this peace feeler, it might have given heart to the dissident German leadership and led to an earlier peace in Europe, too.
The strong feeler may seem warm, personalized, involved, and heart-dominated.
When talking to a feeler, stress your need for help.
NORTH CANTON, Ohio, April 25 /PRNewswire/ -- Larry Feeler, President and CEO of WorkSTEPS, Inc.
Other features include a precision feeler to gauge fill level, the ability to open the unit without having to disconnect any of the services, variable speed drive, units require no special foundations since they are set on bedplates and anti-vibratory visco dampers to ensure excellent stability, and have an inflatable seal system for the door to provide absolute hermetic sealing.
Feeler worked as a pipeline welder until 1962, when he, O.
Bill Clinton, always attentive to his set point, has resigned as President to become the Official Feeler of Our Pain.
The Feeler VM Series is useful in ultra-close tolerance precision mold work, as well as mixed volume, short run operations, or, at the other end of the production scale, dedicated high-volume applications.
010 feeler gauge passes through the area between the rivets.