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platonic solid

[plə‚tȧn·ik ′säl·əd]
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Dynamic geometry systems allow the simple construction of a dual solid to a selected regular solid. It is enough to construct the midpoints of some faces (it is not necessary to locate all of them) and then to use the geometrical tools to construct the corresponding dual regular solid (Fig.
In May, a section of a 2006 state law will take effect banning the residential disposal of mercury-containing products, including compact fluorescent bulbs, in regular solid waste, according to Edmund J.
For example, a crystal is a regular solid with smooth surfaces, which many times takes the shape of a cube or an octahedron.
"Electronic waste is the fastest growing waste stream, growing three times faster than municipalities' regular solid waste, thereby becoming the new hazardous waste crisis," said Rep.
* Wipers with grease and oil can be treated as regular solid waste if they meet the "no drip" rule.
"The difference between quartz surfacing and regular solid surfacing manufactured with plastics is that plastic surfaces scratch, burn, blister, and fade over time," says CaesarStone representative Loft Blair.
It is available as a regular solid, invisible solid, deodorant and roll-on.
Kinematic elements for motion and stress simulation behave dynamically like regular solid elements and can transmit forces, but stresses are not calculated for these elements, so processing times are greatly reduced.
The dimensions of the core pipe match those of regular solid wall PE pipes, and the core pipe is extruded from an unpigmented but UV and thermally stabilized PE resin.
Kutub won the Prix Noailles and ran fourth in the Prix du Jockey-Club last year, but regular solid efforts yielded no further wins until this summer.
The used bags can thus be put in a regular solid waste landfill.
As a result, a number of private companies have emerged and are offering regular solid waste collection services to some of the high-SES estates and commercial premises.