outer mantle

outer mantle

[′au̇d·ər ′mant·əl]
(geology)
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The smaller flame produced is due to the fact that it does not have an outer mantle, which can be advantageous as the combustion chamber can be made physically smaller reducing the risk of flame impingement.
These measurements yielded a mean waviness index for inner and outer mantle IM-3 fibers in both hyper-inflated and contracted tissue for each squid.
4B-C): The mycor hiza in plane view shows pseudoparenchymatous mantle with few hyphae running parallel Outer mantle layer not gelatinous, transparent in color, pseudoparenchymatous arrangement with few hyphae of 2 um running parallel (Type K, Agerer, 1987-2002), cells oval to rounded 3-5 um long and 2-3.
After implantation, the saibo develops into a pearl sac around the nucleus via proliferation of the outer mantle epithelial cells (Kawakami 1953, Arnaud-Haond et al.
Among more than 500 genes that are normally expressed at significantly different levels in the front versus the lower middle part of the brain's outer mantle, or cortex, only 8 showed such differences in brains of people with autism, say researchers funded in part by the National Institutes of Health.
Saturn's tidal pull would cause much of the moon's ice to melt and then refreeze as an outer mantle.
The star's outer mantle, with most of its mass, was ejected spherically, creating a round blast wave.
As a small star dies, its outer mantle radiates away, leaving a carbon-oxygen "white dwarf" core with about two-thirds as much matter as our sun, packed into a space the volume of our Earth.
On Earth, olivine is abundant in the Earth's outer mantle, the layer just below the surface crust.
The undamaged female has a beautiful, yellow geometrically designed cover laid over her outer mantle,'' Reinhard said.
Once extended, the terminal organ was not seen to move at any time, and presumably was depositing spermatophores onto the outer mantle of the female.
Outer mantle layers parenchymatous with irregular shape of cells, light yellowish, no cell contents visible, cells 14-15 um in length, 10-14 um in width (Fig.