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Connecting two or more points in a circuit or device with a short piece of wire or metal.
Connecting together resonator segments having the same polarity in a multicavity magnetron to suppress undesired modes of oscillation.
A petroleum industry procedure in which storage tanks are strapped (measured) on their outside with steel measuring tapes to calculate the volumetric capacity of the tank for increments of height.
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1. Battens which support a lath-and-plaster construction.
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