critical weight

critical weight

[′krid·ə·kəl ′wāt]
(engineering)
In a drilling operation, the weight placed on a bit that will cause the drill string to become resonant with the angular speed at which the rotating shaft is operating.
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Stage IV is considered as the most critical weight ulcer that can make crisis restorative conditions.
A good example of this, says Lotus, is "the removal of critical weight from beyond the front and rear axles of the Evora GT430, reducing the car's polar moment of inertia, resulting in improved transient response, overall agility and driver feedback".
The schools in " critical weight zone" include top- notch institutions such as Delhi Public School, Blue Bells, Salwan School, Green Fields, Springdales, Father Agnels, Mount Carmel, Bal Bharti, Bhatnagar International, Tinu Public School, St.
The book can be used in courses in fat studies, critical weight studies, fat pedagogy, feminist pedagogy, critical pedagogy, and diversity in education.
The Eastern Barred Bandicoot Perameles gunnii (mainland form, un-named subspecies) is a Critical Weight Range species (Johnson and Isaac 2009) weighing <1 kg.
While much has been written about the sector, the literature lacks critical weight and tends to support policymakers.
Through Coupland's simple gesture of dripping paints, these Trash Vortex sculptures hint at the critical weight of fragile and failed ecologies.
If Immanuel Kant brings critical weight on his own works, as de Man contends, perhaps Spivak is trying to do so too.
A: Doing extreme exercises in years before puberty delay the sexual performance by decreasing energy or caused to the obtaining essential critical weight or fat content (decreasing energy)
That critical weight reduction is expected to reduce fuel usage by an estimated 1.
The reduced weight of the weapons and ammunition, while providing dismounted Soldiers a critical weight reduction, could also reduce the load for aviation platforms, small robotic vehicles, and other platforms to include the ones that provide logistics support.
Penny Baily said: "If patients come here before a critical weight, staff can mix re-feeding with psychological help to enable recovery.