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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n.- Degree of departure from true circularity.

Usage examples (5)
  • Capwatcher for pin holes, short shot, cavity number, colour, ovality including metal closures
  • -- 98 kgf/mm2 for AISI grade 1050 wire rod measuring 9.2 mm or more but not more than 9.8 mm in cross-sectional diameter, processed exclusively by heat-treating on an in-line...
  • 'I may mention that a study of defects in the vertical circle of a small Altazimuth formerly used by me, and an inspection of the operations in the instrument-maker's...
  • The project company, together with the insurance companies, is investigating the best way to deal with this problem: replace it completely, try to improve its roundness by... for more
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