elongated piece

elongated piece

A particle of aggregate having the ratio of its length to width greater than a specified value.
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There are some tasty side orders like Mozzarella Sticks which are elongated pieces of battered or breaded mozzarella.
The process for making a wood board comprises the steps of: a) providing elongated pieces of wood each from a coniferous wood and each having a rectangular cross section; b) detecting an average fiber density of each of the pieces of wood; c) selecting among the pieces of wood those having an average fiber density at least equal to a predetermined fiber density; d) planing off edges of the pieces of wood selected in step c); and e) bonding side by side the pieces of wood planed off in step d) by means of their edges to form the wood board.