hook-shaped


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Adj.1.hook-shaped - shaped in the form of a hook
formed - having or given a form or shape
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The influence of new customised cutting-edge geometries on the parameters of a hook-shaped residual stress profile (typical of a hard turning process) is investigated and possible causes for the encountered phenomena are explained.
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The rear end image of the model features tail lamps that are joined by a lighting strip, creating a single unit design and bold hook-shaped LED daytime running lamps.
Hook-shaped tools allow the crows to scoop up hidden food several times faster than the more basic design.
CRAFTY crows create hook-shaped tools out of twigs so they can grab food faster, scientists found.
Here, we report a rare case of a well-managed impalement brain injury caused by the insertion of a hook-shaped metal bar (jacking device for automobiles) into the right frontal lobe through the frontal bone.
2B and 2E) was divided into two segmented parts: proximal part which had no orna-mentation in the form of scales but the basal podomere (plate) bears a large posterior spine, the second bears a pair of anterior spine with rounded tips, the third bears a pair of median spine, and the last podomere terminates in a hook; proximal part stout, first segment slightly curved, bearing large triangular posterior and anterior spines with rounded tips; second segment with hook-shaped spines bending toward abdomen, slender distal part of antennule bearing anterior blunt knob, extending slightly beyond terminal spine, second segment of distal part half as long as first; terminal segment bearing about five to seven stout apical setae.
Magnetic resonance cholangiopancreatography (MRCP) showed a hook-shaped CBD and a single stone (Figure 1).
Research reveals the 5.5-foot-long fossil fish to possess a tuna-like body with a unique 'hook-shaped sail' on its back.
Titillators (Figs 11, 13-18): robust, well-sclerotised, smooth, shiny; first section of the basal part strongly diverging, transverse, the second section at a more or less right-angle to the first; apical part towards the apex downcurved, twisted inwards and slightly flattened, dorsally and ventrally with a longitudinal ridge; tip of the apex hook-shaped. To distinguish between basal and apical sections, Galvagni's (1981, fig.
The traits that separate this species from others were the flat Y-shaped uncus anteriorly and hook-shaped uncus posteriorly, the conspicuously pubescent face in the basal two-thirds, and the elongated aedeagus with the apex widely truncate and projected perpendicularly toward its ventral side showing patches of small setae.
The L-shaped house sits on a flat, quarter-acre parcel on a hook-shaped cul-de-sac and measures in at a tad more than 3,700 square feet, with four bedrooms and 3.5 bathrooms, plus an office or fifth bedroom.