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Synonyms for Vernier

French mathematician who described the vernier scale (1580-1637)


a small movable scale that slides along a main scale

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In the case of position sensing using Vernier scanning of several scales, this speed advantage is particularly beneficial.
eioje plokUtumoje taip pat galima atvaizduoti LSK--inverteriu velinimo linija (horizontali tiese) ir klasikine Vernier velinimo linija (istriPa tiese).
Prosecutors alleged that from 2010 through September 2012, Vernier operated a circular check-kiting scheme, which would artificially inflate the balances in accounts that she held at the credit union and banks.
Vernier said the pilot and a technician died, but it was not immediately known if other people were in the helicopter.
Vernier Software & Technology is an Oregon-based educational software and equipment company.
One winner was Bill Burton, a science teacher at the Lamplighter School in Dallas, who used a Vernier Force Plate to help his first-grade students learn about friction.
Knapp did not return a call seeking additional information, but Kris Vernier, a corporate spokesperson for Whirlpool, said the company is looking for a buyer for the Fort Smith facility.
Summary: Extreme skiers Reine Barkered and Christine Hargin have been crowned freeride world champions on the slopes of Vernier in Switzerland.
However, you must already have or purchase the Biology with Vernier lab book in order to use these and other lab activities.
Miguel Vernier, the main character, has been fired from his job at a printing company for using the office's facilities to print pamphlets against the Uruguayan dictatorship.
Maximum award is $1,000 in cash for the teacher; $1,000 in Vernier products; and up to $1,000 toward expenses to attend the annual NSTA national convention.
Brian Geislinger, physics instructor at Alabama's Gadsden State Community College, has been named the recipient of the 2010 Vernier Technology Award.