Surfaced Surfacing

Surfaces

Meanings and phrases

control surfaces

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Flight control surfaces are effective in every situation.
  • The control surfaces use aluminum skins.
  • Horizontal and vertical stabilizers were "all-moving" control surfaces.

tail surfaces

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • It also had an enclosed cockpit and redesigned tail surfaces.
  • Their tail surfaces were fabric-covered wooden framed structures.
  • Ply-covered tail surfaces and fabric-covered control surfaces completed the airframe.

vertical surfaces

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Will often be seen on vertical surfaces such trees, fences and walls.
  • This species prefers vertical surfaces with crevices in which it can hide.
  • There is considerable sloughing of broken rock from these vertical surfaces of Goat Rock.

upper surfaces

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • The upper surfaces of the hind feet are greyish brown.
  • This caused the upper surfaces to "lift" from the main spar.
  • The spore-bearing cells cover the upper surfaces of the fruit body.

surfaces such

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Will often be seen on vertical surfaces such trees, fences and walls.
  • Solid surface is a non-porous low-maintenance material used for surfaces such as countertops.
  • In contrast, Somorjai was interested in surfaces such as platinum known for its chemical properties.

flat surfaces

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • This on-site method is for flat surfaces (non-pipes) only.
  • That is why it was cut into two of successively receding flat surfaces (terraces).
  • He called them "awtaad" (pegs) even though these mountains may have large flat surfaces.

uneven surfaces

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • However, uneven surfaces made skiing more difficult, and their speeds slowed.
  • Most species have strong legs and long toes which are well adapted to soft uneven surfaces.

lower surfaces

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • The upper and lower surfaces of the body covered densely with small protuberances (tubercles) with soft and long yellow hairs that curve at the tip.
  • The lower margins are rounded (that is, there is no sharp margin between the upper and lower surfaces of the shell as is found in some other cowries).
  • The lower surfaces of the back wings are yellowish and have only a few black dots; there are characteristic white marks the immediate vicinity of these.

both surfaces

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • The leaf is green on both surfaces.
  • Branched surface In mathematics, a branched surface is a generalization of both surfaces and train tracks.
  • The leathery leaves are broadly elliptic, simple, opposite and erect, with prominent venation on both surfaces.

hard surfaces

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • It grows on hard surfaces and is common on rock covered with sand and also occurs in rock pools.
  • Each piece endures as many as seven or eight firings, giving them their characteristic liquid, yet hard surfaces.
  • The tadpoles have finless tails and strongly hooked beaks which enable them to skip along hard surfaces rather than swim.

soft uneven surfaces

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Most species have strong legs and long toes which are well adapted to soft uneven surfaces.
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