multifoil


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multifoil

[′məl·tē‚fȯil]
(mathematics)
A plane figure consisting of congruent arcs of a circle arranged around a regular polygon, with the end points of each arc located at the midpoints of adjacent sides of the polygon, and the tangents to the arcs at these points perpendicular to the sides.

multifoil

Having more than five foils, lobes, or arcuate divisions.
See also: Foils

multifoil

multifoil: window
multifoil: arch
Having more than five foils, lobes, or arcuate divisions.
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The order also includes three MultiScreen machines with C-bar screen basket and MultiFoil rotor for expanding IC and LC slot screening operations.
April 20 /PRNewswire/ -- First Brands Corporation (NYSE: FBR) announced today the completion of the acquisition of a 79 percent interest in Multifoil Holdings (PTY) LTD.
March 24 /PRNewswire/ -- First Brands Corporation (NYSE: FBR) announced today that one of its subsidiaries has entered into an agreement to purchase a majority interest in Multifoil Holdings (PTY) Ltd, a South African Corporation which manufactures and markets GLAD consumer plastic wrap and bags under a licensing agreement as well as flexible packaging materials for use by other consumer goods manufacturers.

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