crest line

crest line

[′krest ‚līn]
(geology)
The line connecting the highest points on the same bed of an anticline in an infinite number of cross sections.
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The front of the car is also includes a new headlight assembly with a more horizontal development which is designed to follow the crest line of the front wheel arches.
13 males), as seen in row 11, the palpated crest line is virtually the same at the L3-4 interspace for both genders (3.
The valley extends down from the rim's crest line into the crater, at a slope of about 15 to 17 degrees for a distance of about two football fields.
The percentage length of the unilateral alveolar ridge crest line from the middle of the alveolar ridge (MA) to the apex of the retromolar pad (ARP) were the mesio-distal midpoint of each tooth position, which could be set in the IC, lateral incisor (IL), canine (Ca), first premolar (P1), second premolar (P2), first molar (M1), and second molar regions (M2) on the alveolar ridge crest.
He crossed the crest line but there was a second crest and due to a lack of height he hit rocks before the second crest.
P&G) continues to add new toothpastes to its Crest line, first introduced to the United States in 1955.
The new Crest line follows a path blazed by Hello Products LLC, which launched its line of distinctively flavored toothpastes, toothbrushes, mouthwash and breath sprays last March.
Based on an evaluation of the plan, the Bennetts' engineering expert testified that everything north of the crest line should drain north and everything south of the crest line should drain south.
The Niagara Falls brings with it six million cubic feet of water every minute (enough to fill a million bath tubs) over a crest line which dips 180 feet into the Niagara River.
The falls are well-known for both their beauty and their hydroelectric power; more than six million cubic feet of water pours over the crest line every minute in high flow, and almost 4 million cubic feet on average.
As they peered out into the gloom, Turner got a fix on a figure moving back over the crest line.