growth spiral

growth spiral

[′grōth ‚spī·rəl]
(crystallography)
A structure on a crystal surface, observed after growth, consisting of a growth step winding downward and outward in an Archimedean spiral which may be distorted by the crystal structure.
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We look forward to having Boise Cascade help us achieve our sales goals this year and beyond by bringing these new AZEK products to market and continuing the growth spiral of our existing product lines.
Within two years, the facility doubled capacity, and began a growth spiral as Jack's and Tombstone brand products became household names nationwide, and DiGiorno Rising Crust Pizza made its debut in 1995.
Based on thermodynamic consideration of the effects of strain on crystal stability, Frank (1951) and Cabrera and Levine (1956) stated that for sufficiently large Burgers vectors, a growth spiral should contain a hollow core.
GROWTH SPIRAL In 1868, German botanist Wilhelm Hofmeister suggested that the mechanisms of plant development might help explain spiral phyllotaxis.
The logarithmic spiral is also known as the growth spiral or the equiangular spiral.
However, if the current growth spiral continues that money should prove well spent as OEMs are able to leverage their R&D investment to produce new models or to sell on their base platform to other vendors.
Forrester Research Inc believes broad consumer acceptance and the ambitions of internet retailers will combine to fuel a growth spiral in online retail sales.
Within two years, the facility doubled capacity, and began a growth spiral as Wisconsin-made Jack's and Tombstone brands became household words nationwide, and DiGiorno Rising Crust Pizza made its debut in 1995, revolutionizing the frozen pizza industry.
Loch Harris' recent acquisitions and current growth spiral demanded a communications program to match the high-tech arena in which we work," said CFO Mark Baker.
Predicting a renewed European industrial growth spiral, http://www.
Forrester Research (Nasdaq:FORR) projects in their report Retail's Growth Spiral that U.