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Synonyms for strake

thick plank forming a ridge along the side of a wooden ship

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Figure 4 a) shows the baseline while Figure 4 b) has two strakes added and a sharpened diffuser.
The monochrome finish exaggerates the impact of the black mesh grille and the use of carbon fibre for side strakes, roof and mirror caps reveals the inner material technology.
Strake, then in her 80s, lived at the end of the gravel road our family's cabin was on and would invite my sister and me to roast marshmallows in her rock fireplace.
The company's trademark IPS 2 Integrated Power Strake construction gives it a rugged yet responsive hull.
ALL SMILES: Michael Strake and Ken Dodd at the 2004 Scouseology awards
Edward's last meal from The Ballad of Edward Grue by Norman Strake and Bipsy's mistake from Bipsy and Mumu Go to the Zoo by Fun Freddy) may cure the common death.
It has a fiberglass arch with a buoyancy tube and rubbing strake.
The strake was previously controlled by Daewoo Engineering and Construction (South Korea) and Loxley (Thailand).
HOUSTON -- Houston brand experience firm, BrandExtract, LLC, took home the Best of Show Print award for its work on the Strake Jesuit College Preparatory 50th Anniversary book at the American Advertising Federation Addy Awards held here in Houston Saturday evening.
Aviation Partners' latest winglet design, the Split Scimitar Winglet, uses existing Blended Winglet technology, but adds new aerodynamic Scimitar tips and a large ventral strake, further increasing the efficiency of the airplane.
The maximum deviation occurs in the shear flow around the front strake and is 0.
The Tribune's Terri Langford notes that despite the group's insistence that their mission is bipartisan, "four large donors to the American Phoenix Foundation - the Strake Foundation, the State Policy Network, the Franklin Center for Government and Public Integrity, and Jeff Sandefer's Ed Foundation - are well-known backers of conservative causes.
The newly patented design adapts Blended Winglets by replacing the aluminum winglet tip cap with a new aerodynamically shaped winglet tip cap and by adding a ventral strake.
All her daughter, Angela Strake, knows about it is that it is of South Bank Council School Group 3.
The recognition points - small size, no forecastle, rubbing strake on hull and near-open bridge - suggest a cross channel ferry.