Sticking

  • 1 Sticking — Stick ing, a. & n. from {Stick}, v. [1913 Webster] {Sticking piece}, a piece of beef cut from the neck. [Eng.] {Sticking place}, the place where a thing sticks, or remains fast; sticking point. [1913 Webster] But screw your courage to the… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 2 Sticking — may refer to:* Sticking coefficient, a surface physics concept * Sticking knife, an agricultural tool used for bleeding out livestock in home butcheringee also* Stick * Stuck (disambiguation) …

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  • 3 sticking — index coherent (joined), cohesive (sticking) Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …

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  • 4 sticking — adjective extending out above or beyond a surface or boundary (Freq. 2) the jutting limb of a tree massive projected buttresses his protruding ribs a pile of boards sticking over the end of his truck • Syn: ↑jutting, ↑projected, ↑ …

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  • 5 Sticking — Stick Stick, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Stuck}(Obs. {Sticked}); p. pr. & vb. n. {Sticking}.] [OE. stikien, v.t. & i., combined with steken, whence E. stuck), AS. stician, v.t. & i., and (assumed) stecan, v.t.; akin to OFries. steka, OS. stekan, OHG.… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 6 sticking — adj. Sticking is used with these nouns: ↑plaster, ↑point …

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  • 7 sticking — prilipimas statusas T sritis automatika atitikmenys: angl. sealing; sticking vok. Festkleben, n; Kleben, n rus. прилипание, n pranc. adhérence, f; adhésion, f; collage, m …

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  • 8 sticking — Смотри Зависание …

    Энциклопедический словарь по металлургии

  • 9 sticking — n. act of jabbing or poking with a pointed object; act of adhering; act of causing to adhere stɪk n. branch cut or broken from a tree or bush; long slender piece of wood; something which resembles a stick; staff, walking stick v. jab or poke… …

    English contemporary dictionary

  • 10 sticking — stick·ing …

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  • 11 sticking — /ˈstɪkɪŋ/ (say stiking) noun (usually plural) the neck of a beef carcass. {stick2 + ing1 (originally of meat damaged by the butcher s knife, and therefore inferior) …

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  • 12 sticking — A fusing of the electrode to the surface of the piece being worked on, mainly at the beginning of the welding cycle …

    Dictionary of automotive terms

  • 13 Sticking piece — Sticking Stick ing, a. & n. from {Stick}, v. [1913 Webster] {Sticking piece}, a piece of beef cut from the neck. [Eng.] {Sticking place}, the place where a thing sticks, or remains fast; sticking point. [1913 Webster] But screw your courage to… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 14 Sticking place — Sticking Stick ing, a. & n. from {Stick}, v. [1913 Webster] {Sticking piece}, a piece of beef cut from the neck. [Eng.] {Sticking place}, the place where a thing sticks, or remains fast; sticking point. [1913 Webster] But screw your courage to… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 15 Sticking plaster — Sticking Stick ing, a. & n. from {Stick}, v. [1913 Webster] {Sticking piece}, a piece of beef cut from the neck. [Eng.] {Sticking place}, the place where a thing sticks, or remains fast; sticking point. [1913 Webster] But screw your courage to… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 16 Sticking point — Sticking Stick ing, a. & n. from {Stick}, v. [1913 Webster] {Sticking piece}, a piece of beef cut from the neck. [Eng.] {Sticking place}, the place where a thing sticks, or remains fast; sticking point. [1913 Webster] But screw your courage to… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 17 sticking point — sticking points also sticking point N COUNT: usu sing A sticking point in a discussion or series of negotiations is a point on which the people involved cannot agree and which may delay or stop the talks. A sticking point is also one aspect of a… …

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  • 18 sticking place — sticking place, sticking point The phrase sticking point is first recorded in 1826, and in its common modern meaning ‘the limit reached of progress, agreement, etc.’ not until the 1960s. The allusion is to a line in Shakespeare s Macbeth… …

    Modern English usage

  • 19 sticking point — sticking place, sticking point The phrase sticking point is first recorded in 1826, and in its common modern meaning ‘the limit reached of progress, agreement, etc.’ not until the 1960s. The allusion is to a line in Shakespeare s Macbeth… …

    Modern English usage

  • 20 sticking plaster — sticking plasters N VAR Sticking plaster is material that you can stick over a cut or wound in order to protect it. A sticking plaster is a piece of this material. [BRIT] (in AM, use Band Aid) …

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