Self-centering
Self-centering Self`-cen"ter*ing, Self-centring Self`-cen"tringa. Centering in one's self. [1913 Webster]

The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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  • self-centering — ˈ ̷ ̷| ̷ ̷( ̷ ̷) ̷ ̷ adjective 1. : centering in or of oneself 2. of a chuck : having jaws or dogs that can be made to move with gripping faces always equidistant from the chuck axis …   Useful english dictionary

  • self-centering — The forces in a steering system that set the front wheels straight when the driver s grip on the steering wheel is released after cornering …   Dictionary of automotive terms

  • Self-centering holder — Самоцентрирующаяся оправка (напр. рулона бумаги) …   Краткий толковый словарь по полиграфии

  • self-centering effect — The forces in a steering system that set the front wheels straight when the driver s grip on the steering wheel is released after cornering …   Dictionary of automotive terms

  • Self-centring — Self centering Self cen ter*ing, Self centring Self cen tringa. Centering in one s self. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • centering — See self centering steering wheel centering …   Dictionary of automotive terms

  • self-re|gard|ing — «SEHLF rih GAHR dihng», adjective. looking towards or centering upon oneself; self serving: »The pleasures and pains of amity and enmity are of the self regarding cast (Jeremy Bentham) …   Useful english dictionary

  • Chuck (engineering) — Self centering three jaw chuck and key with one jaw removed and inverted showing the teeth that engage in the scroll plate. The scroll plate is rotated within the chuck body by the key, the scroll engages the teeth on the underside of the jaws… …   Wikipedia

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  • Atari 5200 — Manufacturer Atari Inc. Generation Second generation Retail availability November 1982 (United States/Canada) …   Wikipedia

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