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doughnut

(esp US), donut
anything shaped like a ring, such as the reaction vessel of a thermonuclear reactor

doughnut

[′dō‚nət]
(nucleonics)
Also spelled donut.
The toroidal vacuum chamber in which electrons are accelerated in a betatron or synchrotron. Also known as toroid.
An assembly of enriched fissionable material, often doughnut-shaped, used in a thermal reactor to provide a local increase in fast neutron flux for experimental purposes.
(petroleum engineering)
A ring of wedges or a threaded, tapered ring that supports a pipe string.

concrete collar, doughnut

A collar of reinforced concrete which is placed around an existing column so that it can be jacked up; the shrinkage of the concrete causes it to grip the column firmly.
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Craig Carter, who like a lot of us pretty much lived on the glazed doughnuts the Helmsman sold, eyes Chuck's old Helms whistle like a dog eyes a bone.
Photo: (1--Color) Plain, glazed doughnuts were used in our taste test.
And, in the Krispy Kreme tradition, when the red neon "Hot Doughnuts Now" sign is illuminated, customers will always know that the store is making batches of fresh, Hot Original Glazed doughnuts right then, right there.
The new East Meadow store will feature the signature "Hot Doughnuts Now" neon sign, which glows in the morning and evening every day to alert customers that hot, fresh Original Glazed doughnuts are ready to be eaten.
The new store, the twelfth in Southern California, will feature the traditional glowing "Hot Doughnuts Now"(R) sign, which alerts guests that the store is making fresh, hot Original Glazed doughnuts.
in the Clairemont Town Square, to get dozens of the hot, fresh Krispy Kreme Original Glazed Doughnuts.
When it's on, guests will know that hot, fresh, Krispy Kreme Original Glazed Doughnuts are ready to be eaten.
The "Hot Doughnuts Now" sign lights up every time the store is making its Original Glazed doughnuts so fans know when they are coming off the machine hot.
The "Hot Doughnuts Now" sign signals that Krispy Kreme Original Glazed Doughnuts are hot, fresh and ready to be eaten.
The new Southern California store is part of the Great Circle Family Foods franchise and includes the Krispy Kreme signature glowing "Hot Doughnuts Now" sign, which signals when Krispy Kreme Original Glazed doughnuts are hot, fresh and rolling off the conveyor belt.
As their only Westside location in the Los Angeles area, Krispy Kreme Doughnuts will be serving their trademark fresh glazed doughnuts along with other favorites.