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doughnut

(esp US), donut
anything shaped like a ring, such as the reaction vessel of a thermonuclear reactor

doughnut

[′dō‚nət]
(nucleonics)
Also spelled donut.
The toroidal vacuum chamber in which electrons are accelerated in a betatron or synchrotron. Also known as toroid.
An assembly of enriched fissionable material, often doughnut-shaped, used in a thermal reactor to provide a local increase in fast neutron flux for experimental purposes.
(petroleum engineering)
A ring of wedges or a threaded, tapered ring that supports a pipe string.

concrete collar, doughnut

A collar of reinforced concrete which is placed around an existing column so that it can be jacked up; the shrinkage of the concrete causes it to grip the column firmly.
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And a 250ml portion of grape juice contained as much sugar as four Krispy Kreme glazed doughnuts. The worst children's drink was said to be Starburst strawberry flavoured milk, which has 6.4g fat and 42g sugar in 400ml - the same amount as in as 11 HobNobs.
The new shop in Eldon Square will offer Krispy Kreme's signature Original Glazed doughnuts along with 15 other varieties, including the new Kreme de la Kreme range, which includes salted caramel, and milk chocolate praline fudge cake.
The coffee bar, which opens on December 12 at 10am, will offer their signature Original Glazed doughnuts along with 15 other doughnut varieties including the delicious new Kreme de la Kreme range, which includes salted caramel, milk chocolate praline fudge cake and white chocolate nougat.
The packs include a dozen football-shaped doughnuts and a dozen original glazed doughnuts. For orders of four dozen or more, you have to call a local Krispy Kreme store 48 hours or more in advance.
The stack, which measured 97.5 cm in height, included 2,544 of Krispy Kreme's Original Glazed doughnuts. The stunt was part of dozens of weird and wacky events yesterday to mark the first official Guinness World Records day.
"In addition to offering a delicious dollar deal on an extra dozen of our Original Glazed Doughnuts, we've 'birthday-ed' up our awesome Original Glazed Doughnut, creating a whole new experience."
A cup of its Vanilla Almond Bark or Better Pecan has as much fat as three Dunkin' Donuts Glazed Doughnuts. And it has more saturated fat than most low-fat ice creams and many frozen yogurts.