striation


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any of a number of tiny parallel grooves such as: the scratches left by a glacier on rocks or the streaks or ridges in muscle tissue

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a stripe or stripes of contrasting color

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It highlights all detected feature edges on the bullet surface, including both useful features associated with the striation marks impressed by the barrel, and useless minor features located within the image area.
(1) Schuocker attributed the periodic striation formation to a pulsation of the melt layer on cutting front.
What interests us in operations of striation and smoothing are precisely the passages or combinations: how the forces at work within space continually striate it, and how in the course of its striation it develops other forces and emits new smooth spaces.
John Longino (2004) correctly notes an incongruence in part of the description of Carebara reina, and observes that the extension of the longitudinal striation on the promesonotal dorsum of C.
Further, the initial abrasive wheel used for scarf-grinding tends to leave striations that could lead to the development of cracks.
It is important to note that, despite its "continuous variation," jazz begins in or develops out of striation, out of the common melody upon which it improvises.
With oblique striation, the sarcomere compression zones overlap, the attachment sites are spread apart, and a more even loading pattern is generated within the basal lamina.
Equation 1 can be used to calculate longitudinal slip, a mathematical description of braking, using tire mark striations. In Equation 1, [alpha] is the slip angle of the tire and [theta] is the angle of the striation mark, as illustrated in Figure 1.
It is available in grey or brown striation colourways.
Humans use visual aspects of meat to classify it in a determined striation degree.
Additionally, the amount of variation seen in kerf wall striation morphology will be surveyed at differing levels of observation.
The staff of the commission across the country had embarked on an indefinite striation, following the reappointment of the Director General(DG), Ghaji Bello by the Federal Government(FG).
Its capabilities are said to range from smoothing striation marks and other additive manufacturing artifacts, to preparing the surface for optimal paint/coating adhesion.
Tire marks sometimes exhibit striations. In the absence of braking or partial braking, yawing tires are simultaneously rolling and sliding which creates striation marks that run at an angle to the direction of the tire mark.