mechanical system

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Noun1.mechanical system - a system of elements that interact on mechanical principlesmechanical system - a system of elements that interact on mechanical principles
fuel injection, fuel injection system - mechanical system to inject atomized fuel directly into the cylinders of an internal-combustion engine; avoids the need for a carburetor
linkage - a mechanical system of rods or springs or pivots that transmits power or motion
force feed, force-feed lubricating system, lubricating system, pressure feed, pressure-feed lubricating system - mechanical system of lubricating internal combustion engines in which a pump forces oil into the engine bearings
assembly line, production line, line - mechanical system in a factory whereby an article is conveyed through sites at which successive operations are performed on it
suspension system, suspension - a mechanical system of springs or shock absorbers connecting the wheels and axles to the chassis of a wheeled vehicle
system - instrumentality that combines interrelated interacting artifacts designed to work as a coherent entity; "he bought a new stereo system"; "the system consists of a motor and a small computer"
ventilating system, ventilation system, ventilation - a mechanical system in a building that provides fresh air; "she was continually adjusting the ventilation"
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A unique challenge for this translation protocol is that quantum-gravitational objects are redundantly encoded in the purely quantum mechanical system. That is: even if part of the quantum mechanical theory is erased, the encoded gravitational objects may still be recovered.
The mechanical system is with 7 degrees of freedom.
Traditional methods describe the mechanical system in a flat Euclidean space with local coordinate, and the problem caused by local coordinate is inevitable, such as the singularity and ambiguity caused by Euler angles [1].
Compact and more ergonomically refined than prior offerings, the Lad-Saf X2 sleeve has two independent means to activate its fall arrest function: a mechanical system that locks onto the cable almost immediately in the event of a fall; and, a supplementary inertia mechanism that activates locking independent of the mechanical system, providing a redundant safety measure.
In particular embodiments, such methods include the step of providing a mechanical system, the system including a plurality of cutting members (42) and an application surface (64) for transferring material to the axially tapered building surface, the axially tapered surface comprising a surface of revolution that varies radially along a rotational axis of the surface.
Primarily so that everyone knows that there is help available for this type of mechanical system. When I first started modeling VRF systems, there was no assistance available, and the software had not been updated.
The geometrical theory of scleronomic nonconservative classical mechanical systems [[SIGMA].sub.R] = (M, T, Fe) is studied; it is introduced and investigated the notion of Finslerian mechanical systems [[SIGMA].sub.F] = (M, F, Fe) and is defined the concept of Lagrangian mechanical system [[SIGMA].sub.L] = (M, L, Fe).
Researchers have linked the vibrations of two separated atom pairs, catching sight of a strange quantum effect called entanglement in a mechanical system that approaches the scale of everyday life.
This doesn't mean mechanical fastening will suddenly disappear, especially since adhesives are more prone to peeling than shearing, and need a mechanical system to hold the panels together before the adhesives cure.

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