tenter


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a framework with hooks used for stretching and drying cloth

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The crews also made a return visit to Tenter Hill Farm yesterday after concerns from the public.
Alors que ces selections vont tenter de decrocher le ticket pour la CAN 2015, le Onze national sera au repos.
Uniaxially stretched sheet in the machine direction was cut to the size of 290 mm in length (machine direction) and 82 mm in width (TD) and was stretched in a TD by the table tenter (Iwamoto Seisaku-sho Co.).
When such a galaxy collides with another galaxy, its retrograde rotation tends to push gas toward its tenter rather than pull it out as a tail or streamer.
At the private company facility, film processing is carried out in a continuous manner using a tenter stretching frame in an oven that stretches a plastic ribbon in two perpendicular directions: the process flow direction (machine direction) and the direction perpendicular to the process flow (transverse direction).
One person living in Station Street, just a stone's throw from the proposed nightclub, asked why the town needed a nightclub so close to people's homes and claimed elderly people in Station Street and Tenter Street were already scared to go out at night.
Val d'Aran : Ce trotteur qui n'arrive pas a trouver son equilibre comme le montrent ses derniers essais, misera cette fois sur son depart au premier echelon ou ils seront que deux pour tenter de redresser l'echine.
Plusieurs citoyens se sont presses autour de Mehdi Jom, qui etait entoure de sa garde rapprochee, pour tenter de converser avec lui.
Maxine O'Rourke, of Tenter Hill Lane in Brackenhall, was before Kirklees magistrates yesterday.
Washington et Moscou ont pris en mai l'initiative de tenter d'organiser une conference de paix pour ouvrir des negociations entre les belligerants syriens, mais celle-ci semble encore tres improbable au vu de l'ampleur des divergences et de la guerre qui ne connaEt aucun repit.
Mr Butson said severe depression sufferer Barrett, who gave his address as Tenter Hill, Wooler, did not work and received pounds 52 a week income support.
It also controls layer width more accurately with deckles to keep sticky PP copolymers out of tenter clips in OPP, for example.
The tenter clip features increased holding power for handling wide films at high speeds.