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groove

1. the spiral channel, usually V-shaped, in a gramophone record
2. Anatomy any furrow or channel on a bodily structure or part; sulcus
3. Mountaineering a shallow fissure in a rock face or between two rock faces, forming an angle of more than 120?
4. in the groove Jazz playing well and apparently effortlessly, with a good beat, etc.

Groove

A continuous recess formed centrally along the edge of a timber board in order to accommodate a tongue.

groove

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(biochemistry)
Any of a group of depressions in the double helix of deoxyribonucleic acid that are believed to be sites occupied by nuclear proteins.
(design engineering)
A long, narrow channel in a surface.
(geology)
Glaciated marks of large size on rock.
(ordnance)
One of the spiral depressions in the rifling of a gun to impart a spinning motion to a projectile which stabilizes it in flight.

groove

A long narrow cut in the edge or face of a wood member; a groove across the grain is a dado; one parallel with the grain is a plow.
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Victaulic, the world's largest manufacturer of mechanical pipe joining systems, said consultants and the contractor chose its grooved products when faced with what it said was an exceptionally large install and a very tight time frame.
Eberhard Gruenschloss of the IKT University in Stuttgart, Germany, recently developed the first helically grooved bimetallic barrels for abrasive materials.
The grooved drums skimmed up to three times as much oil as the smooth drums did, the researchers report online for an upcoming Environmental Science & Technology.
There are a number of reasons why suction rolls are sometimes grooved.
Traditional grooved pins could not solve the problem, as the peaks would shear off during installation.
Most popular grooved patterns can be accurately reproduced, and lineal grooving speeds to 40 inches per minute are possible, ac-cording to the literature.
A new mechanism is described that allows adjustment of the groove geometry in grooved feed extruders.
But no other theropod is known to have had a grooved, smooth-edged tooth like this.
of Toronto, is the innovator and leader of the "V" Grooved method, with over 1,600 machines installed worldwide over the last 30 years.
Contract notice: Supply of grooved rail turnouts and grooved rail crossings henry street.
has introduced what is thought to be the first single-screw compounding extruder with a grooved barrel.
Today, extruders with a grooved feed section are called grooved feed extruders.