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toy with a tapering point on which it can be made to spin. Tops were known in antiquity and appeared in Europe during the Middle Ages; they are used today in many different regions of the world by both primitive and advanced societies. The principle of its motion is utilized in the gyroscopegyroscope
, symmetrical mass, usually a wheel, mounted so that it can spin about an axis in any direction. When spinning, the gyroscope has special properties. Many spinning objects exhibit some of these properties; the rotation of the earth about its axis gives it the
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(geology)
(mechanics)
A rigid body, one point of which is held fixed in an inertial reference frame, and which usually has an axis of symmetry passing through this point; its motion is usually studied when it is spinning rapidly about the axis of symmetry.
(particle physics)
The new quantum number associated with the top quark. Also known as truth.
(quantum mechanics)
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1. short for top gear
2. Cards the highest card of a suit in a player's hand
3. a platform around the head of a lower mast of a sailing vessel, the edges of which serve to extend the topmast shrouds
4. Chem the part of a volatile liquid mixture that distils first
5. the high-frequency content of an audio signal
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(Technical Office Protocol) A communications protocol for office systems developed in the early 1980s by the Computer Services division of Boeing in Seattle, WA. It is often used in conjunction with MAP, the factory automation protocol developed by GM. TOP is used in the front office, and MAP is used on the factory floor. TOP uses the CSMA/CD access method (Ethernet), while MAP uses token bus.
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"Top Off" was released on Friday, and the song is featured in Khaled's 11th studio album "(https://pitchfork.com/reviews/tracks/dj-khaled-top-off-ft-jay-z-future-and-beyonce/) Father of Asahd ." The music video for "Top Off" heavily features the music producer, as well as his adorable son, Asahd Tuck Khaled.
Prosecutor Jeremy Jenkins told the jury, 'He invited her on a number of occasions to take her top off. The girl refused.
And to top off their fundraising marathon they held a coffee morning before sending their cheque off to Ty Hafan.
These may be used to top off square tubing, effect a transition from square tubes to round or finish off a square end.
If the ultimate goal is enhanced muscle size, athletes need to push themselves with a challenging strength training program and "top off" their daily food intake with an additional 500-1000 calories.
The country diva's March 27 concert, rifled "An Evening With Wynonna," will top off this year's N2 the Nite festival, a two-day event whose proceeds go partly to charity.
To learn about ocean-wise actions people (maybe you) are taking, tune in to the April 15 Science World, when we top off our year-long focus on this threatened and vital ecosystem.
This will help your baby learn your comforting scent, especially if you take your top off for some caveman style skin-to-skin contact.
If we can get a win there and get the better of Hull on Monday, it will top off a great little spell for us..
The board voted unanimously this week to encourage employees not to "top off" county vehicles at the pump, and to cut the engine if they must idle longer than 20 seconds.
Blue is expected to top off in early May and occupancy is scheduled for Fall 2006.
It was in a club and a rather gigantic, pendulous lady took her top off. Justin started laughing and I started and that was it.