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Synonyms for herringbone

a twilled fabric with a herringbone pattern

a pattern of columns of short parallel lines with all the lines in one column sloping one way and lines in adjacent columns sloping the other way

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Features include a robust drive box rotation system, standard herringbone contact pads and a full-width upper hook with true centering key.
Driven by the rules of linearity, the collection features patterns such as square checks, herringbone and ants in a line on cotton net and fine voile.
An expert from the shoe company Nike testified Tuesday that Hernandez could be seen in surveillance video shortly before and after the killing wearing a Nike shoe with a herringbone design on the bottom.
Using this index, branching of root systems is possible to describe as a herringbone (theoretical maximum index value 1) or dichotomous type (index value approaches zero), or between these two extremes, and thus relate growth strategy of root system--i.
Row 1 (WS): With A, k1, pm, k1; working in broken herringbone patt p5 (5, 7 7, 9) for sleeve, with A, k1, pm, k1; working in broken herringbone patt p27 (29, 29, 31, 31) for back, with A, k1, pm, k1; working in broken herringbone patt p5 (5, 7 7 9) for sleeve, with A, k1, pm, k1.
Herringbone, the fifth restaurant from the group, is set in a converted warehouse in La Jolla, CA.
76 pounds per metre, cream light brown traditional herringbone stripe for the curtains in a corridor.
Metallic seed beads are profiled in a range of designs that include using baroque pearls in a bracelet, making a necklace using twisted herringbone rope, and using resin beads in a weave.
A new device has been developed, the Herringbone Wing pulley, which is a hybrid of the spiral drum and wing pulley.
Complete with herringbone checked lining, it's a timeless classic for just pounds 99.
Sills' former fourth-floor apartment, which is now in the hands of her daughter, Meredith Holden Greenough, has herringbone floors, high ceilings, a fireplace and views of Central Park.
High-end architectural details abound, from heart-pine herringbone floors to custom-designed windows and French doors, white-on-white kitchen, Stark carpets in the bedrooms and 600-bottle wine cellar.
Navy double breasted 'Melton' coat pounds 555 from Vivienne Westwood; blue stripe shirt, pounds 35 by Howick; blue paisley print silk tie pounds 29 by Linea; brown herringbone wool trousers pounds 39 from Linea - all at House of Fraser Long sleeve light blue shirt with contrast collar pounds 28; grey flannel razor skinny suit, pounds 200 - both at Topman Shirt & Waistcoat Set, pounds 14 from George at Asda Black suit jacket, pounds 300 and trousers, pounds 150, both DKNY; purple check shirt, pounds 40 Linea - all from House of Fraser
The tour highlighted the double-10 herringbone parlor, a two-row free stall barn excellent for ventilation, biosecurity, and traffic flow and the sand/manure separator and manure storage structures.
Printed on cotton twill, this ensemble also includes classic herringbone solid sheets with contrasting colored piping details.