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liner

1
1. a passenger ship or aircraft, esp one that is part of a commercial fleet
2. See freightliner

liner

2
1. a material used as a lining
2. Engineering a sleeve, usually of a metal that will withstand wear or corrosion, fixed inside or outside a structural component or vessel

liner

[′līn·ər]
(design engineering)
A replaceable tubular sleeve inside a hydraulic or pump-pressure cylinder in which the piston travels.
(engineering)
A string of casing in a borehole.
(metallurgy)
The cylindrical chamber that holds the billet for extrusion.
The slab of coating metal that is placed on the core alloy and is subsequently rolled down to form a clad composite.
(mining engineering)
A foot piece for uprights in timber sets.
Timber supports erected to reinforce existing sets which are beginning to collapse due to heavy strata pressure.
A bar put up between two other bars to assist in carrying the roof.
Replaceable facings inside a grinding mill.
(naval architecture)
A merchant vessel engaged in regular, usually high-speed service.

liner

1. In fabrication of stone veneer (principally marble), stone bonded to the back of the thin facing sheets to add strength, rigidity, bearing surface, or depth of joint.
2. A tool used by painters.
3. A sleeve piece used in plumbing.
4. Same as jamb lining.
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The liner system has been independently tested by a third party to meet oil and gas industry standards API 17J (2008), 15S 2006; DVGW G 469-2010; DIN 53536 (1992) and ASTM F1545-97, D4060, D1599-99.
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Equipment necessary to install UV CIPP includes: a blower truck to inflate the liner to the prescribed pressure, constant-tension winch, cure truck, UV light train and CCTV truck.
Previous designs securely welded the wear liner to the inside of the chute, with only the skirt seal located on the outside.
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Belgian label converter Reynders Label Printing has recently signed up for a new paper liner recycling program, initiated by Avery Dennison and operated by Smurfit Kappa.
India, May 28 -- With an annual disposal of more than 300,000 ton of liner waste in Europe, there is significant potential for this recycling programme.