outer+covering

  • 1 outer — outer, outward, outside, external, exterior mean being or placed without something. Although in many cases interchangeable, they are more or less restricted in their applications and are therefore clearly distinguished in their implications.… …

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  • 2 outer — adjective Etymology: Middle English, from 4out + 1 er Date: 13th century 1. existing independent of mind ; objective 2. a. situated farther out < the outer limits > b. being away from a center c. situat …

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  • 3 Outer Ring Road, Chennai — The Outer Ring Road (Tamil: வெளிவட்ட சாலை) is a major transport corridor being developed along the periphery of Chennai Metropolitan Area (CMA) by the Chennai Metropolitan Development Authority (CMDA). It is 62.3 km long connecting NH 45… …

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  • 4 Outer Hebrides — Eilean Siar and Western Isles redirect here. The term Na h Eileanan Siar (Western Isles), which redirects here, can also refer to the whole of the Hebrides. For the Scottish Parliament constituency, see Western Isles (Scottish Parliament… …

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  • 5 covering — Synonyms and related words: assimilating, bigness, blanket, blanketing, border, brooding, burial, burying, calcimining, circumference, cloak, cloaking, clouding, coat, coating, collop, comprising, concealedness, concealing, concealment,… …

    Moby Thesaurus

  • 6 Covering groups of the alternating and symmetric groups — In the mathematical area of group theory, the covering groups of the alternating and symmetric groups are groups that are used to understand the projective representations of the alternating and symmetric groups. The covering groups were… …

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  • 7 Covering of the Senne — Construction of the covering and tunnels. The covering of the Senne (French: voûtement de la Senne, Dutch: overwelving van de Zenne) was one of the defining events in the history of Brussels. The Senne/Zenne (French/Dutch) was historically the m …

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  • 8 Outer Ring Road, Hyderabad — ORR …

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  • 9 covering — cover ► VERB 1) put something over or in front of (someone or something) so as to protect or conceal. 2) spread or extend over. 3) deal with. 4) travel (a specified distance). 5) (of money) be enough to pay for. 6) (of insurance) protect against… …

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  • 10 covering — A surrounding layer; something that covers or encloses, forming an outer layer. SEE ALSO: tunica. coverings of spermatic cord coverings of the spermatic cord, including external and internal spermatic fasciae, and cremasteric …

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  • 11 Plan 9 from Outer Space — This article is about the 1959 film. For the video game of the same name, see Plan 9 from Outer Space (video game). Plan 9 from Outer Space …

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  • 12 integument — Outer covering of exoskeleton [Perez Farfante and Kensley, 1997]. (Order Isopoda): Outer covering, e.g., the exoskeleton [Kensley and Schotte, 1989] …

    Crustacea glossary

  • 13 adventitia — Outer coat of the wall of vein or artery, composed of loose connective tissue that is vascularized. Generally used to mean outer covering of an organ …

    Dictionary of molecular biology

  • 14 testa — Outer covering of a seed, also called the seed coat; derived from the integument of the ovary …

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  • 15 integument —   Outer covering of an ovule, forming the layers of the seed coat at maturity.   See also sarcotesta, sclerotesta …

    Expanded glossary of Cycad terms

  • 16 sporoderm —   Outer covering layers of a pollen grain or megaspore …

    Expanded glossary of Cycad terms

  • 17 tectum —   Outer covering of a pollen grain, composed of sporopollenin and forming a ‘roof’ …

    Expanded glossary of Cycad terms

  • 18 Wire — For other uses, see Wire (disambiguation). Wires overhead A wire is a single, usually cylindrical, flexible strand or rod of metal. Wires are used to bear mechanical loads and to carry electricity and telecommunications signals. Wire is commonly… …

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  • 19 eye, human — ▪ anatomy Introduction  specialized sense organ capable of receiving visual images, which are then carried to the brain. Anatomy of the visual apparatus Structures auxiliary to the eye The orbit       The eye is protected from mechanical injury… …

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  • 20 dress — /dres/, n., adj., v., dressed or drest, dressing. n. 1. an outer garment for women and girls, consisting of bodice and skirt in one piece. 2. clothing; apparel; garb: The dress of the 18th century was colorful. 3. formal attire. 4. a particular… …

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