branch cut

branch cut

[′branch ‚kət]
(mathematics)
A line or curve of singular points used in defining a branch of a multiple-valued complex function.
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The ministry's Bolu branch cut down trees last month in GE[micro]lcE-k Tabiat Park, one of the biggest natural parks under protection in Turkey, to construct a road across the park, although the park already has a main road.
Sue said: "About 10 years ago I did have one branch cut back as it was scraping on my window and woke me up.
These calls and emails are dispersed throughout the team; fewer ways to reach the branch cut down on confusion and guarantee Elmendorfs name won't be lost in the mix.
When the fire has burned down to coals, a green branch cut with the knife can be used as a skewer to cook the pieces of rabbit over the fire.
The branch cut across my eye like this," Mohammed said as he indicated a slicing motion with his finger across his left eye and the side of his face.
And, despite being able to kill a fish with a freshlycarved branch cut into a spear, can the fleeing Kereami (Temuera Morrison) survive on bushcraft alone?
Correct cutting method A final branch cut should be made just outside the flare or collar at the base of the broken branch, not flush with the trunk.
However, students encountered behavior that appeared to be very strange due to the branch cut, which had not yet been discussed in class.
Divining, also known as dowsing, water finding or water witching, has existed for thousands of years and traditionally the most common divining rod was a Y-shaped branch cut from a tree or bush.
Manorville Magic (1989), Ardfert Mick (1991), Within The Law (1992) and Velvet Rocket (1994) came from various arms of the Sand Man line, while his Flashy Sir branch cut in with Dew Reward (1996), a son of Phantom Flash.
Aheading cut consists of cutting a branch back to a stub or lateral branch less than 1/3 the size of the branch cut.
The key changes, which aim to get more Catholics into the Police Service of Northern Ireland, could see the RUC's Special Branch cut by 50 per cent and the full-time reserve phased out within three years.