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Related to cycloid: prolate cycloid, hypocycloid

cycloid

[′sī‚klȯid]
(mathematics)
The curve traced by a point on the circumference of a circle as the circle rolls along a straight line.

cycloid

A curve generated by a point in the plane of a circle when the circle is rolled along a straight line, keeping always in the same plane.
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The conclusion for static angle of surface wetting, resulted in higher values for samples processed by conventional planning process, due to cycloid surface.
The main part of the body is covered with cycloid scales, but unlike females, males have also ctenoid scales on the head on the eye-side and on the trunk behind the head and close to dorsal and anal fins.
The clinical case described would be better diagnosed using the concept of cycloid psychoses and it seems to be approaching the Kleist-Leonhard's subtype "hyperkinetic-akinetic motility psychoses", once the psychomotor activity is most affected.
Body covered with small cycloid scales: scales below lateral line situated along 106-198 oblique dermal plicae, fading to scale rows on caudal peduncle, scales above lateral line 3-4, and scales on belly between median ridge and ventrolateral fold 3-4.
11 and 12 that the equations for b'c' and d'e' of the male rotor are two cycloids.
To produce tubular scaffolds with non-woven random direction straight fibers, voltage was set to 20 kV and the needle was kept at a distance of 15 cm from the collector while for the cycloid fiber texture, the voltage and distance were 8 kV and 3 cm, respectively.
Wings cycloid, opaque blackish brown, somewhat paler at the base.
Jawad [8] stated that there are several types of scale shapes such as elliptic, oblong, pentagonal, rectangular, square, triangular and cycloid but in the case of P.
In this simulation, swing foot trajectory is taken as cycloid and the hip joint trajectory is taken as a modified cycloid.
NTN's In-wheel Motor Unit features a motor system that combines a cycloid reduction gear and compact, lightweight drive motor to deliver high reduction ratio, high efficiency and high load capacity.