undersurface


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un·der·sur·face

 (ŭn′dər-sûr′fəs)
n.

undersurface

(ˈʌndəˌsɜːfɪs)
n
the under or lower side or surface of something

un•der•sur•face

(ˈʌn dərˌsɜr fɪs)

n.
a bottom surface; underside.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.undersurface - the lower side of anythingundersurface - the lower side of anything    
base - a flat bottom on which something is intended to sit; "a tub should sit on its own base"
bilge - where the sides of the vessel curve in to form the bottom
heel - the bottom of a shoe or boot; the back part of a shoe or boot that touches the ground and provides elevation
sole - the underside of footwear or a golf club
side, face - a surface forming part of the outside of an object; "he examined all sides of the crystal"; "dew dripped from the face of the leaf"
underbelly - lower side; "the underbellies of clouds"

undersurface

noun
A side or surface that is below or under:
Translations

undersurface

n (= underside)Unterseite f
adj (= undersea(s))Unterwasser-; (= subterranean)unterirdisch
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Lower lid wound is modified to a rectangular defect, same measurement is transferred to undersurface of everted upper lid.
It should be noted there is evidence of shade preferences that could explain undersurface attraction (Ritchie & Menzel 1969, Shaw et al.
After metal try-in, the undersurface of the bar was blocked and the whole assembly was duplicated using rubber base impression material (Aquasil soft putty, Dentsply, Mumbai, India).
The septal cartilage graft is then sutured to the undersurface of the lateral lobule skin flap.
You will see orange and yellow spots on the leaf with corresponding reddish brown pustules on the leaf undersurface.
Underneath those eyes, squid in the genus Galiteuthis grow silvery patches of cells that act as undersurface bioluminescence, a camouflage technique that has evolved in various marine creatures, making their shadows less conspicuous to hunters below.
The innovatively designed system utilizes a proprietary manufacturing process to provide precise dimensional tolerances, enhanced surface finishes and no undersurface cavities.
27) They were are able to visualize and treat intra-substance and undersurface tears by utilizing an arthroscopic longitudinal split of the GM tendon.
A telecom analyst said the stranded floodwater destroyed the undersurface infrastructure in cities and caused financial losses to landline telephone operators in order to carry out massive repair work afterwards.
The movement and behavior of the parasitoids on the leaf undersurface inside the cage were observed and recorded using a video camera (Sony DCR-HC43E, Shanghai, China) for 24 h in an air-conditioned insectary as described above.