clamp connection


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clamp connection

[′klamp kə‚nek·shən]
(mycology)
In the Basidiomycetes, a lateral connection formed between two adjoining cells of a filament and arching over the septum between them and permitting a type of pseudosexual activity.
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Diagnosis: Basidiomata clitocyboid, pileus 13-30 mm diam., infundibuliform to plano-convex, white to pastel grey, lamellae decurrent, stipe cylindrical, with mycelial pad and rhizomorphs, basidiospores 4-5 x 3-4.3 [mu]m, globose to subglobose, smooth to slightly angled in polar view, cystidia absent, pileipellis a transition between trichocutis and a trichoderm, clamp connection absent.
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The 6m-long and 2.8m-radius casting will form part of a clamp connection to the existing substructure which will be braced to offer a permanent engineering solution.
A pluggable spring clamp connection (available as accessory) is used for signal connection allowing for the sensor connection to be prepared separately.
Existing pumps can be converted to the clamp connection with the Chart Quick-Clamp Converter Kit.