Meccano

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Meccano

(mɪˈkɑːnəʊ)
n
(Games, other than specified) trademark a construction set consisting of miniature metal or plastic parts from which mechanical models can be made
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Noun1.Meccano - a child's construction set for making mechanical modelsMeccano - a child's construction set for making mechanical models
plaything, toy - an artifact designed to be played with
trademark - a formally registered symbol identifying the manufacturer or distributor of a product
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Meccano

® [mɪˈkɑːnəʊ] N (Brit) → mecano ® m
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This was followed by the CEN 100km Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum Cup for Ladies, on December 29, where Polish rider Kamila Kart aboard nine-year-old Razorback Mechano emerged victorious.
This was followed by the CEN 100-km HH Shaikh Mohammad Bin Rashid Al Maktoum Cup for Ladies on December 29, where Polish rider Kamila Kart aboard nine-year-old Razorback Mechano emerged victorious.
It is either due to stimulation by chemoreceptors due to acid or hyperosmolar substances, mechano receptors by distension or thermo receptors by hot and cold food19.
A colourful store made on Mechano and Lego theme with a play area on a spaceship is heaven for children and shopaholic mothers alike.
But I also loved playing with Lego and my brother's Mechano sets.
uk | Take him back to the days of Mechano with this VEX Robotics Ant by HEXBUG, PS49.
Mechano growth factor is a new string form of insulin-like-1 growth factor which is identified as IGF-1Ec in humans and IGF-1Eb in rodents.
Furthermore, the absorption of fluid and electrolyte from the intestine is auto-regulated by homeostatic mechanisms, including endocrine and mechano receptors.
There are two splice variants of the IGF-I gene expressed in skeletal muscle, IGF-I Ea and mechano growth factor (MGF), and these different IGF-I splice variants have been shown to have different functions.
Quirk, University of Akron; "Melting and crystallization processes in strained rubber: WAXS, NRM-D, surface calorimetry studies," Jacques Rault, CNRS, France; "A novel real time mechano optical measurement system for polymers in biaxial stretching mode," Miko Cakmak, University of Akron; and "A century of history has created a sustainable economic reality: The next hundred years of rubber belong to guayule," Katrina Cornish, Yulex.
This effect was studied in terms of thermo electrical, opto electrical, mechano electrical, photoelectrical and radio electrical properties generated due to change in structure in presence of light, heat, and mechanical stress on materials.
Several manufacturing methods are used for zinc oxide, including top down via grinding, precipitation, vapor techniques, or, as with the production of NanoZ, a patented Mechano Chemical Process (MCP).