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clamshell

clamshell, 2
clamshell, 1
1. A wood molding, the profile of which resembles that of a clamshell.
2. A bucket used on a crane or derrick for handling granular

clamshell

clamshell
clamshell
i. A nose or a tail of an aircraft in two halves attached to the fuselage either at the top and bottom or on two sides. This is to enable easy loading and off-loading.
ii. A cockpit canopy hinged either at the rear or the front of the cockpit.
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A baroque blister pearl found inside the giant clamshell will also be showcased at The Hotel Show, but it's not currently for sale.
Louis based company provides clamshell packaging, clear plastic tubes, transparent boxes, blister packs, plastic trays and plastic containers, jars, and vials.
But when pushing for a sleek, metal-bodied, clamshell design, some sacrifices would have to be made.
Heavy, clay-based soil can be a real chore with a clamshell digger.
two of them since 1999, to ultrasonically weld over two-million PVC clamshell packages annually.
The clamshell has a secure 360[degrees] seal with Placon's patented retaining snap feature on the inside of the lid, holding the graphic card securely in place.
The goal of the stock clamshell program is to expand from these seven options to make a wider range of inventory available.
Both the Clamshell EF10MI2 and the 10-inch, ECS TR10CD1 Education Android tablet will not be sold by Intel directly, but the company will be ties up with some partners to deliver both to classrooms.
This robotic Packaging Automation Cell, which gently packs clamshells into cases at high speeds, is designed to reduce the total cost of ownership by delivering a standardized, fully-integrated solution that can be dropped into any line.
This platform will provide an accessible view of Clamshell Pond and will connect with an existing Rauscher Farm trail that runs along the shore line of the pond.
If you have more than a couple of postholes to dig, don't stop at a shovel and a clamshell digger.
The clamshell is made from recycled PETE, which is most commonly recyclable plastic material.