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a very fine continuous strand

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the stalk of a stamen

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a threadlike structure (as a chainlike series of cells)

a thin wire (usually tungsten) that is heated white hot by the passage of an electric current

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NASDAQ: LCUT) has closed the acquisition of housewares provider Filament Brands, Lifetime said.
NASDAQ: LCUT) have voted in favour of the company's pending acquisition of housewares provider Filament Brands, Lifetime said.
The filament is said to address the need for higher-performing industrial materials and is designed for use in Stratasys Fortus Classic FDM industrial printers, as well as other printers with sufficient temperature capability and an open-format architecture.
com)-- MakeShaper, a 3D filament and supply company based in North Carolina, recently launched two new filament materials: Nylon and Acrylonitrile Styrene Acrylate (ASA).
When a filament in a CME becomes unstable, it erupts, and "recent observations have shown the same thing may be happening in smaller events such as coronal jets," explains the study's lead author, Peter Wyper of Durham University.
Each filament is tens of thousands of light-years long.
SABIC) last month introduced a new portfolio of high-performance filament grades for fused deposition modeling (FDM).
The amazing diversity of technical textiles applications is matched by the wide variety of quality characteristics needed in the raw material used so filament yarn producers know they must work to the most stringent specifications and standards.
Table one shows how the size of the filament nonwovens--SMS/SMMS and polypropylene spunbond nonwovens--and staple nonwovens--thermal bonded--markets have fluctuated over the years.
Current understanding about skeletal muscle contraction is based on the sliding filament theory proposed independently by A.
WASHINGTON (CyHAN)- The Sun sported a very long filament (over 30 times the size of Earth) that angled diagonally across its surface for over a week (July 31 - Aug.
Cosmologists' theories suggest that gas collects at filament intersections and becomes dense enough to form luminous galaxies.
On the filament materials side, MakerBot Flexible Filament is also available for purchase.