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fillet

1. a thin strip of ribbon, lace, etc., worn in the hair or around the neck
2. a narrow flat moulding, esp one between other mouldings
3. a narrow band between two adjacent flutings on the shaft of a column
4. a narrow strip of welded metal of approximately triangular cross-section used to join steel members at right angles
5. the top member of a cornice
6. Anatomy a band of sensory nerve fibres in the brain connected to the thalamus
7. another name for fairing

fillet

[′fil·ət or, of food, fə′lā]
(building construction)
A flat molding that separates rounded or angular moldings.
(design engineering)
A concave transition surface between two otherwise intersecting surfaces.
(engineering)
Any narrow, flat metal or wood member.
A corner piece at the juncture of perpendicular surfaces to lessen the danger of cracks, as in core boxes for castings.
(food engineering)
A boneless slice of meat or fish.

fillet

fillet, 1
1. A molding consisting of a narrow flat band, often square in section; the term is loosely applied to almost any rectangular molding; usually used in conjunction with or to separate other moldings or ornaments, as the stria between the flutes of columns. Also see band, lattice molding, fret, reglet, annulet, supercilium, taenia, cincture, cimbia, fascia, and platband; a listel, or tringle.
2. A carved ornament representing a flowing band or ribbon.
3. In stair construction, a thin narrow strip of wood which fits into the groove of the stair shoe or subrail between balusters.
4. A cant strip.
5. A concave junction where two surfaces meet. (See illustration p. 398.)

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i. An increased area of pavement around turning points on the runway and the taxiway to ensure aircraft do not go off the pavement while turning.
ii. A fairing at the junction of two surfaces to improve the airflow and decrease the drag. A fillet gives shape and does not impart any additional strength.
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The Gastro Tempura Battered Fish Fillets 300g have an MRSP of [pounds sterling]4 and are available from 7th June 2019 in Tesco and Waitrose, and will be in Morrisons at the end of June.
By passing on searing the salmon fillets, we found that we got just what we wanted: perfectly cooked, moist salmon, basted in its own jus, that flaked apart in large buttery chunks.
Drizzle a little oil over the fillets, and squeeze the reserved lemon half over them.
For fillets cooked at 90 C, 2% egg white content or 3% potato extract content resulted in better performing cooked fillets.
Fillet Weights & Selective Harvest Total weight for two walleye fillets taken from various lengths of walleyes.
Those two factors synergistically and detrimentally influence both the raw and cooked fillets texture of Pacific whiting.
These too Nortura can now consistently pick up, down to a size (for fully calcified bone) of 3 mm or 4 mm At Nortura the individual fillets emerge from the cut-up to the inspection stage well separated from each other, but the G2 has been shown to be capable of picking up small fragments even in packs of overlapping fillets.
The geometry of the embossed metal surfaces onto which each fillet is dropped by the rotating funnel is designed so that each fillet arrives at the screw already moving in the same direction as the screw itself.
The first antidumping duties against"certain frozen fish fillets from Vietnam" went into effect in 2003.
I could not believe my eyes; the fried chicken fillet, enveloped in a golden crunchy crust, was really 30 centimeters (1 foot) long, filling the serving plate almost to the brim.