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concentric

[kən′sen·trik]
(science and technology)
Pertaining to the relationship between two different-sized circular, cylindrical, or spherical shapes when the smaller one is exactly centered within the larger one.

Concentric

Having a common center.

concentric

Having a common center.

concentric

Coming from the center, or circles within circles. For example, tracks on a hard disk are concentric. Tracks on optical media are concentric or spiral shaped (in a coil) depending on the type.
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In patients with NAION, visual field defects were mostly manifested as a concentrically narrowed visual field and quadrant excess, and similar results were obtained by Tesser et al.
Caption: Figure 3 Axial CT scan of the pelvis showing a concentrically reduced right hip.
The annular ring slot antenna is shorted concentrically with a set of N conductive vias.
This work is an exegetical analysis of the text of the epistle itself He thinks The Epistle to the Hebrews is a product of preaching that conforms to the rules of Semitic rhetoric, including various genres of parallelism, synonymism, and antithesis and complementarily, all cast in a concentrically symmetrical schema.
Hardy (2006:26) defines it "basically as a method of building up the wall of a pottery form by adding concentrically joined ropes or coils of clay".
In dance, given the primary importance of the quadriceps acting both concentrically and eccentrically to stabilize the leg, femoral neuropathy can be a disabling condition.
The gallbladder lumen was concentrically narrowed near the body with a normal appearing neck.
According to Fritz5 trigger points tend to be found near origins and insertions in long eccentrically contracted muscles, and in muscle bellies in short concentrically contracted muscles.
What you do then is take a knife and make an encircling cut concentrically around the cervix and into the fundus of the uterus, but parallel to the long access of the uterus and endometrial cavity, going around and around and around," explained Dr.
The two clutches are mounted concentrically on the gearbox input side.
Inferior extremities exercise executed symmetrical, simultaneously or alternatively--in which concentrically plantar flexion exercises will prevail executed even inside the contraction segment;