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liner

1
1. a passenger ship or aircraft, esp one that is part of a commercial fleet
2. See freightliner

liner

2
1. a material used as a lining
2. Engineering a sleeve, usually of a metal that will withstand wear or corrosion, fixed inside or outside a structural component or vessel

liner

[′līn·ər]
(design engineering)
A replaceable tubular sleeve inside a hydraulic or pump-pressure cylinder in which the piston travels.
(engineering)
A string of casing in a borehole.
(metallurgy)
The cylindrical chamber that holds the billet for extrusion.
The slab of coating metal that is placed on the core alloy and is subsequently rolled down to form a clad composite.
(mining engineering)
A foot piece for uprights in timber sets.
Timber supports erected to reinforce existing sets which are beginning to collapse due to heavy strata pressure.
A bar put up between two other bars to assist in carrying the roof.
Replaceable facings inside a grinding mill.
(naval architecture)
A merchant vessel engaged in regular, usually high-speed service.

liner

1. In fabrication of stone veneer (principally marble), stone bonded to the back of the thin facing sheets to add strength, rigidity, bearing surface, or depth of joint.
2. A tool used by painters.
3. A sleeve piece used in plumbing.
4. Same as jamb lining.
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1% W/V was considered as ideal for Clotrimazole incorporation, which was similar to a previous study who used same concentration Clotrimazole to silicone soft liner.
Surface roughness was used to identify changes in the soft liner surface occurring during biofilm accumulation or PBS storage.
However, few studies have indicated the possible dimensional changes of the soft liners attached to denture bases [12].
An error by Robb Quinlan put a second runner on base in the third inning, but Escobar struck out Rafael Furcal and got Kenny Lofton on a soft liner to shortstop to end the threat.
Wachusett (18-9) didn't get its first hit until Andrew Dumas' soft liner fell just over the head of Osborne with one out in the sixth inning.
Ichiro Suzuki led off the game with a soft liner that Izturis caught.
However, the Mountaineers' inning was cut short when, with the hit-and-run on, Greg Dwyer hit a soft liner to first, which resulted in an inning-ending double play.
Gloshinski caught Arcieri's soft liner and doubled pinch-runner Crystal Sherman off second.
Rincon managed to get Figgins to hit a soft liner to Twins second baseman Luis Castillo, but the ball went off his glove for an error and into center field, allowing Murphy to come around and score the tying run.
Melky Cabrera then hit a soft liner that seemed destined for shallow left-center, but Green went back quickly and caught it.
The Dodgers got the tying and go-ahead runs to second and third with two outs in the sixth, but Lofton hit a soft liner to second baseman Orlando Hudson to end the inning.
He got Goefrey Tomlinson to hit a soft liner to right, but it was deep enough to score Goss to make it 4-3.