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isometric

1. Physiol of or relating to muscular contraction that does not produce shortening of the muscle
2. (of a crystal or system of crystallization) having three mutually perpendicular equal axes
3. Crystallog another word for cubic
4. Prosody having or made up of regular feet
5. (of a method of projecting a drawing in three dimensions) having the three axes equally inclined and all lines drawn to scale
6. a drawing made in this way
7. a line on a graph showing variations of pressure with temperature at constant volume

isometric

[¦ī·sə′me·trik]
(physics)
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Throughout this section, we always assume that X and Y are real Banach spaces and denote by J (X, Y) the set of all isometric operators from [S.
Maximum isometric knee flexor and extensor muscle contraction: Normal pattern of torque versus time.
OpenPlant Isometrics Manager V8i provides management control capabilities for pipe models and isometrics from OpenPlant, Bentley plant products, and PDS.
Isometric neck strength testing was conducted at the start of the 2008-2009 season (baseline), and at week five of the intervention program.
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This was the main reason for selecting the isometric contraction option along with different weights; this procedure normalized the MIVC signal.
For students who are able to draw their objects in isometric view, the task might be extended by asking students to:
Two early studies examining the effects of isometric exercise on the incidence of hypertension demonstrated lower rates of hypertension in individuals performing occupational or whole-body isometric contractions.
found that isometric hip extensor strength was the strongest predictor of the amount of time that functionally impaired adults would require to complete five chair rises [12].
Musgrave s second class titled, Getting the Most Out of AutoCAD Plant 3D Isometrics will look at snippets of isometric drawing output and dig into where and how to make configuration changes.
Played from an isometric perspective, you can go in all guns blazing, attempt tactical two-man takedowns with your partner, or make more difficult non-lethal arrests for greater rewards.
ISOGEN is the industry's most widely used software for automated piping isometric production.