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centrifugal

1. acting, moving, or tending to move away from a centre
2. of, concerned with, or operated by centrifugal force
3. Botany (esp of certain inflorescences) developing outwards from a centre
4. Physiol another word for efferent
5. any device that uses centrifugal force for its action
6. the rotating perforated drum in a centrifuge

centrifugal

[‚sen′trif·i·gəl]
(mechanics)
Acting or moving in a direction away from the axis of rotation or the center of a circle along which a body is moving.
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The upstream oil and gas industry has had experience of using centrifugally cast pipes of various CRA for different applications like gathering lines, production manifolds, topside piping and spools.
Also, certain elements in the Church viewed the cult of saints as centrifugally dangerous to ecclesiastical control.
With unit capacities ranging from laboratory scale to 150 tonnes of solids per hour, the Knelson Concentrator combines centrifugally enhanced gravitational forces with a patented bed fluidization process to provide unmatched performance in the recovery of precious metals.
The self-healing polyurethane gel membrane provides constant protection against small punctures and is centrifugally cast-balanced to ensure a smooth ride.
All incorporate metric, taper-roller bearings and the finest quality alloy steels for the worm-shafts with centrifugally cast, phosper bronze rims for the worm-wheels.
The marrow is then enriched centrifugally before being injected into the recipient's bone.
The whole operation is drawn together round the central spiral stair, from which all the spaces spin off centrifugally.
For over 40 years, Accord's Concrete Products division has been producing and distributing static cast poles and centrifugally spun concrete structures for use in commercial and residential applications and public works projects.
Tenders are invited for supply and delivery at site isi mark socket and spigot jointing system centrifugally cast di k9 and k7 pipes
Centrifugally cast, fiberglass-reinforced, polymer mortar (CCFRPM) Hobas pipe is inherently corrosion resistant and lasts 100 years or more providing a very low life-cycle cost.
MCC centrifugally casts steel mill sleeves used in the production of long products, as well as large gear blanks used in the power generation, metal, mining and construction equipment markets.
Barrels can be provided according to customer application needs with corrosion and abrasion resistant centrifugally cast bimetallic liners, according to the company's two-page, four-color bulletin.