Instroke
Instroke In"stroke`, n. An inward stroke; specif., in a steam or other engine, a stroke in which the piston is moving away from the crank shaft; -- opposed to {outstroke}. [Webster 1913 Suppl.]

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  • instroke — /in strohk /, n. 1. a stroke in an inward direction. 2. (in an engine) the stroke during which the piston moves into the cylinder. [1885 90; IN + STROKE1] * * * …   Universalium

  • instroke — noun the stroke of an engine piston moving away from the crankshaft • Hypernyms: ↑throw, ↑stroke, ↑cam stroke * * * ˈinzˌt , ˈinˌst noun Etymology: in (IV) + stroke : an inward stroke; …   Useful english dictionary

  • Will Davis (Psychotherapeut) — Will Davis (* 21. August 1943 in New York City) ist ein US amerikanischer Psychologe und Psychotherapeut, der das Instroke Concept und die Points and Positions Körpertechnik entwickelt hat, zwei körpertherapeutische Ansätze in der Tradition von… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Pneumatic cylinder — Pneumatic cylinders (sometimes known as air cylinders) are mechanical devices which produce force, often in combination with movement, and are powered by compressed gas (typically air). To perform their function, pneumatic cylinders impart a… …   Wikipedia

  • gasoline engine — Most widely used form of internal combustion engine, found in most automobiles and many other vehicles. Gasoline engines vary significantly in size, weight per unit of power generated, and arrangement of components. The principal type is the… …   Universalium

  • myxoid — adjective /ˈmɪksɔɪd/ pertaining to or resembling mucus , 1974: The full reach of his instroke tamped hydranths papillary and marine in her myxoid deep. Guy Davenport, Tatlin! …   Wiktionary

  • движение поршня в сторону задней крышки цилиндра — — [http://slovarionline.ru/anglo russkiy slovar neftegazovoy promyishlennosti/] Тематики нефтегазовая промышленность EN instroke …   Справочник технического переводчика

  • такт сжатия — такт впуска — [http://slovarionline.ru/anglo russkiy slovar neftegazovoy promyishlennosti/] Тематики нефтегазовая промышленность Синонимы такт впуска EN compression strokeinstroke …   Справочник технического переводчика

  • cam stroke — noun the maximum movement available to a pivoted or reciprocating piece by a cam • Syn: ↑throw, ↑stroke • Hypernyms: ↑movement, ↑motion • Hyponyms: ↑instroke, ↑outstroke …   Useful english dictionary

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