Interstices


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Interstices

Spaces or intervals between parts of a structure or between components.
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Contre l'ha-bitude des poissons-chevres, us fouillent aussi sur les recifs en introduisant leurs barbillons exceptionnellement longs dans les interstices du recif et en chassant les proies(surtout de petits poissons) vers l'eau libre.
CT reveals a well-defined mesh-like oval intraluminal mass of low attenuation with air bubbles/oral contrast retained within the interstices.
The paper falls into two parts: the first half addresses the evidence for the presence of void in Asclepiades' theory, and concludes that his conception of void was basically that of Epicurus; the second half focuses on the precise nature of Asclepiadean pores, and seeks to show that they represent void interstices between the primary particles of matter that constitute the human body, and are thus exactly analogous to the void interstices between atoms within solid objects in Epicurus' theory.
Contemporary existence is located in the interstices (a space that intervenes between things) of physical, local, and virtual connections and our relationship to each is influenced by the other.
The new Element steam control valve overcomes these problems with a proprietary stainless steel construction that is clean line, so there are no interstices for dirt to accumulate - and no paint to peel.
Honoring both Sabbath rest and work, Westhelle concludes: "Church is aroused and inflamed by the white fire in the interstices of our ecclesial discourses, offering hope, a hopeful anticipation of the promise of something nearby or at hand, adjacently both ready and at ease" (168).
A favorite poem in the collection ("Pregnant at the Archive") has the speaker thumbing through prints by Mary Cassatt, seated in a chair not made for a pregnant woman, and thoughtfully finding meaning in the interstices of art and motherhood: "All the conflicting voices.
The basalts are thought to contain porous, rubbly layers with plenty of interstices where CO2 could fit, simply by displacing seawater.
The longer curing time allows the PUR/ glass fibre mix to flow readily into narrow interstices, which is necessary to produce parts with integrated ribs for extra strength.
Shannon, "Sons of the South: An Examination of the Interstices in the Works of August Wilson and Tennessee Williams" (122-35); Brenda Murphy, "Williams, Mamet, and the Artist in Extremis" (136-47); Verna A.
upon a displacement r of this point and consequent upon this the occurrence of two interstices, one of minimum size and one of a maximum size, between the spindle and the sleeve.
Her insights into the quiet interstices of our lives retain their power in her collected works, a precious legacy.