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ply

one of the strands twisted together to make rope, yarn, etc.

Ply

A thickness of material used for building up several layers, as in plywood and built-up roofing.

ply

[plī]
(materials)
A thin sheet of wood or other material bonded to one or more additional thin sheets, as in plywood.
(textiles)
A strand of yarn made by twisting together two or more strands.

ply

ply
One of a number of thin sheets in a layered construction, as in plywood, laminated panels, roofing felt, etc.

ply

(mathematics, data)
1. Of a node in a tree, the number of branches between that node and the root.

2. Of a tree, the maximum ply of any of its nodes.
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Closing of the acquisition of Ply Gem is not subject to the closing of the acquisition of Atrium.
f 3 Ply Corrugated Box for pakcing Milk Film Roll on-60000 Nos
The pickup step has been developed so that it is possible to pick one ply without affecting adjacent material, resembling the case when picking from a cutting machine surface.
A set of small images are conjoined to create a complete image of the ply.
xy], are Young's modulus of the 0[degrees] ply in x and y directions and the shear modulus, respectively.
From the captured images it can be observed that three ply specimen paper shows higher structure density and minimal porosity characteristic compared to two and one ply.
A resorcinol phenol formaldehyde (RPF) resin was uniformly applied to the binding surfaces of each ply assigned to the soap-washed and untreated categories of the surface preparation treatment at the rate of 463 g/[m.
The labels have options like transparent windows to partly reveal the base layer, cutaway panels, and an exciting variety of substrates, including paper, card or synthetic, 2 ply labels.
One of his favorite combinations is an eight-ply as a top mat, a six-ply as a middle mat, a 1/4-inch foam-core spacer and an eight- or six ply as the bottom mat.
The warm, enclosing ply stops at the cornice, above which the insulation bats are left exposed.
Ply Gem Holdings and Clayton, Dubilier & Rice announced a definitive agreement under which CD&R funds will acquire all of the outstanding shares of Ply Gem common stock in a go-private transaction valued at approximately $2.
Bracing ply reinforcements are oriented at an angle of 18[degrees] to 45[degrees] with the circumferential direction of the tire.