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Solid measure

Definitions

  • Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • Solid measure (Arith) a measure for volumes, in which the units are each a cube of fixed linear magnitude, as a cubic foot, yard, or the like; thus, a foot, in solid measure, or a solid foot, contains 1,728 solid inches.
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Usage

In literature:

She felt him as something solid and strong and trustworthy beyond measure.
"Ann Veronica" by H. G. Wells
They proceeded with the measuring-board, to mark off, and cut out by it, solid blocks of snow about four feet long, one foot wide, and one thick.
"Jonas on a Farm in Winter" by Jacob Abbott
It is by the land fathom that everything on solid earth is measured.
"Overland through Asia; Pictures of Siberian, Chinese, and Tartar Life" by Thomas Wallace Knox
The late administration did not do right; they did not build their measures upon the solid basis of facts.
"Political Pamphlets" by George Saintsbury
The late administration did not do right; they did not build their measures upon the solid basis of facts.
"English Satires" by Various
Loudoun's delegates voted solidly against the measure.
"History and Comprehensive Description of Loudoun County, Virginia" by James W. Head
But it did measure the exact distance to the nearest solid object.
"Space Tug" by Murray Leinster
The pit we intended to floor with solid cubes of ice measuring about a yard on each side.
"The Big Otter" by R.M. Ballantyne
Solid or Cubic Measure.
"Practical Mechanics for Boys" by J. S. Zerbe
Rauparaha resumed his seat, the proposer of the Bill made his reply, and the House voted solidly for the measure.
"Rodman The Boatsteerer And Other Stories" by Louis Becke
Here are blocks of solid granite, many of them measuring forty feet in length by ten feet in height.
"The Critic in the Orient" by George Hamlin Fitch
A measure of sound, solid, practical sense would have stood him in better stead with me.
"Shirley" by Charlotte Brontë
Against Southern political solidity and its one-party governments Congress directed its reconstruction measures.
"The Ballotless Victim of One-Party Governments" by Archibald H. Grimke
Every solid in the universe is ready to become fluid on the approach of the mind, and the power to flux it is the measure of the mind.
"The Voice of Science in Nineteenth-Century Literature" by Various
The principal vessel is usually a large bowl, sometimes measuring 2 or 3 ft. in diameter, cut from a solid block of wood.
"Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 8, Slice 7" by Various
If measured in a solid state before sifting much more than the quantity called for will be used.
"Civic League Cook Book" by Anonymous
It combines the advantages of most gauges; having solidity, and facility of measurement.
"A Treatise on Meteorological Instruments" by Henry Negretti
The timbers composing the stockade were of entire trunks of pines, massive and solid, and measuring from one to three feet in diameter.
"Martyria" by Augustus C. Hamlin
These measures, I believe, include the entire ligneous product of the tree, exclusive of the roots, and express the actual solid contents.
"Man and Nature" by George P. Marsh
The abiding thought, therefore, after the first rush downwards on the steep slopes below the col contained a measure of solid satisfaction.
"Mount Everest the Reconnaissance, 1921" by Charles Kenneth Howard-Bury
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In news:

A weigh-feeder system measures a fine solid, a slurry, and a volatile organic into a mixer.
Michael, Jonathan and Jenifer, the anxious trio at the heart of "Snakebit," David Marshall Grant's solid and savvy new yuppie melodrama at the Grove Street Playhouse, should have found a measure of contentment by now.
0The patented CentriFlow meter is a mass flow metering device for measuring dry solids in a variety of applications, including mixing, blending, batching, and ratio-control applications.
How many more technologies will emerge in the world market for measuring continuous level for solids.
Microwave radar is being touted as the universal technology for continuous level measurement in solids and liquid applications.
Microwave radar is being touted as the universal technology for continuous level measurement in solids and liquid applications.
AccuPyc II 1340 pycnometers from Micromeritics Instrument Corp. Are fast, fully automatic analyzers that provide high-speed, high-precision volume measurements and density calculations on a wide variety of powders, solids and slurries.
The three measurements, all taken at one outlet, can provide you with a solid understanding of the facility's electrical supply and help you identify miswired receptacles .
The expanded range of products will allow K- TEK to serve as a one-stop shop for a wide range of liquid and solids level measurement applications.
0The Air Transducer measures solid levels up to 33 ft in range.
The Series ULL Ultrasonic Level Transmitter for Liquids is a direct-install level transmitter designed for non-contact measurement of solid levels.
Using Multivariate Optical Computing for In-Line Process Measurement of Powders and Solids.
The X-ray fluorescence coating thickness and composition measurement tool called the HiSpex is designed to measure metal film thickness and compositions along with the determination of elemental composition of solids.
We have been in business for over 45 years manufacturing thermal mass flowmeters to measure the flows of gases, liquids, slurries and homogeneous solids.
K-TEK recently introduced its SureShot(TM) XP laser transmitter, designed for the measurement of dry bulk solids, opaque liquids and slurries in challenging environments.
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In science:

The solid arrow shows that the soliton/antisoliton gap is measured at q = 0.
Elementary Excitations in Quantum Antiferromagnetic Chains: Dyons, Spinons and Breathers
The dotted and solid lines around the points in each panel denote the 68% and 95% confidence intervals for each measurement.
Dynamics of the Globular Cluster System Associated with M49 (NGC4472): Cluster Orbital Properties and the Distribution of Dark Matter
Top panel: Inverse cross-bias, b−1 x, as measured by SDSS5 (crosses) for a sample with −23 ≤ Mr ≤ −21.5 and as measured in our simulations (solid line) for ob jects with Mr ≤ −21.5.
Modeling the galaxy/light-mass connection with cosmological simulations
Comparison of the measured cluster charge straggling data and truncated mean distributions (data) to the energy loss functions calculated in the Bichsel model (solid line).
Particle Identification Studies with an ALICE Test TPC
Bloch frequencies opens new perspectives in sensitive measurements of weak forces, like the Casimir-Polder force between atoms and a solid substrate (Carusotto et al., 2005).
Theory of ultracold Fermi gases
The solid lines are best fit to Eq. (1). (c) Normalized magnetic moment M(t)/M(0) is plotted against time for S2 sample after zero field cooling to the measurement temperature and switching on the field.
Changeover from Glassy ferromagnetism of the orbital domain state to long range ferromagnetic ordering in La{_{0.9}}Sr_{0.1}MnO{_3}
The closed circles and solid line are the measured emission spectra of the BASF143E-based scintillator.
An Improved Shashlyk Calorimeter
The solid line corresponds to a 0.072/√E ⊕ 0.014/E (ns), an approximation of the time resolution from our test-beam measurements.
An Improved Shashlyk Calorimeter
The result of the differentiation of L2 (t) is shown by solid lines in Fig. 5 and 6, which gives an explanation of the double peaked form of the measured variations.
Mechanical Measurements of the ALMA Prototype Antennas
Pairs of qubits sub jected to CZ gates are connected by solid lines and each qubit is identified by the angle in the x-y plane that defines its measurement basis.
Quantum pseudo-randomness from cluster-state quantum computation
For comparison the distance measured during the integration phase (d = 14.25 ± 0.01 m, solid line) is shown.
First results from the NEMO Phase 1 experiment
The data points with error bars are measured in a quantum dot, the solid curve is the theoretical prediction (3.18) for the quantum-to-classical transition (with Ehrenfest time τE = 0.27 ns as a fit parameter).
Applications of random matrix theory to condensed matter and optical physics
The emphasis is on topics that do not have an immediate analogue in electronics, either because they cannot readily be measured in the solid state or because they involve aspects (such as absorption, amplification or bosonic statistics) that do not apply to electrons.
Applications of random matrix theory to condensed matter and optical physics
It is compared with the measured profile (solid line) sampled from the interpolated measurements points (circles): brightness of the camera pixels.
Fresnel Interferometric Imager: ground-based prototype
The black solid curves are the measured probability densities P (I /hI i).
Intensity Statistics of Random Signals in Gaussian Noise
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