mantle

  • 81Mantle (Klettern) — Ein Mantle oder Mantel ist eine besondere Bewegung beim Klettern, typischerweise um sich zu einem Stand (Absatz oder Vorsprung) aufzuschwingen. Der Ausdruck leitet sich von einem Kamin bzw. dessen Außenverkleidung ab. Man stelle sich ein altes… …

    Deutsch Wikipedia

  • 82Mantle, Burns — (1873 1948)    Robert Burns Mantle was born in Watertown, New York, where he apprenticed as a printer. He became a drama critic in 1898, writing reviews for the Denver Times and the Denver Republican before moving to Chicago for a six year stint… …

    The Historical Dictionary of the American Theater

  • 83Mantle wedge — A mantle wedge is a zone of mantle, triangular in cross–section, that lies between subducting and overriding tectonic plates. Flow inside the wedge is aligned with plate motions. Flux melting of material within wedge due to the release of… …

    Wikipedia

  • 84mantle rock — Physical Geog. the layer of disintegrated and decomposed rock fragments, including soil, just above the solid rock of the earth s crust; regolith. [1890 95] * * * mantle rock noun Loose rock at the earth s surface • • • Main Entry: ↑mantle * * *… …

    Useful english dictionary

  • 85Mantle of the expert — The mantle of the expert is a dramatic inquiry based approach to teaching and learning invented and developed by Professor Dorothy Heathcote at the University of Newcastle upon Tyne in the 1980s.[1] References ^ Davis, David (1997). Interactive… …

    Wikipedia

  • 86mantle skirt — (MOLLUSCA) Roof of the mantle cavity formed by the projection of the mantle from the edge of the visceral mass …

    Dictionary of invertebrate zoology

  • 87mantle-tree — noun A beam of wood over the opening of an open fireplace, from which items were hung. No more shall I from mantle trees hang down Syn: mantle, chambranle …

    Wiktionary

  • 88mantle cavity — Space in cirripeds occupied by body, opening by posteroventral aperture [Moore and McCormick, 1969]. (Subclass Cirripedia): ( ) [Anderson, 1980]. Lepas anatifera: left valve removed. [Anderson, 1980] (Subclass Cirripedia): In barnacle, space… …

    Crustacea glossary

  • 89Mantle, Mickey — p. ext. Mickey Charles Mantle (20 oct. 1931, Spavinaw, Okla., EE.UU.–13 ago. 1995, Dallas, Texas). Beisbolista estadounidense. En 1951 fichó por los New York Yankees, donde jugó de jardinero y primera base y se destacó por su poderoso batazo… …

    Enciclopedia Universal

  • 90mantle field irradiation — irradiation of a mantle field (q.v.) as a treatment for malignant lymphoma; called also mantle field radiotherapy …

    Medical dictionary

  • 91mantle canal — (BRACHIOPODA) One of several flattened, tube like extensions of the body cavity into each mantle lobe …

    Dictionary of invertebrate zoology

  • 92mantle cavity — Specialized cavity found in certain mollusks, brachiopods and crustaceans lined with epidermis and usually exposed to sea or fresh water, or air, due to habitat; may or may not contain part of the viscera; pallial chamber or cavity; mantle… …

    Dictionary of invertebrate zoology

  • 93mantle fold — (MOLLUSCA: Bivalvia) In oysters, one of 3 small folds at the edge of a mantle lobe …

    Dictionary of invertebrate zoology

  • 94mantle lobe — 1. (BRACHIOPODA) Lobe of the body wall that secretes and lines the valves; in some, cecae project into perforations (punctae) in the shell serving as food repositories of glycoproteins and mucroproteins, inhibitors of boring organisms, and… …

    Dictionary of invertebrate zoology

  • 95mantle plume — noun An upwelling of abnormally hot rock within the Earths mantle …

    Wiktionary

  • 96mantle-piece — n.; (also mantle shelf) See mantel …

    New dictionary of synonyms

  • 97mantle-shelf — n. See mantle piece …

    New dictionary of synonyms

  • 98mantle plume — /mæntl ˈplum/ (say mantl ploohm) noun a fixed hotspot occurring within the earth s mantle which generates heat upwards to the earth s surface, the presence of which may be indicated by volcanic activity …

    Australian-English dictionary

  • 99mantle cavity — noun : the cavity between the mantle and the body proper of a mollusk or brachiopod in which the respiratory organs lie …

    Useful english dictionary

  • 100mantle cells — (ARTHROPODA: Insecta) Corneagenous cells of the eye enclosing the retina …

    Dictionary of invertebrate zoology