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side·wall

 (sīd′wôl′)
n.
1. A wall that forms the side of something.
2. A side surface of an automobile tire, between the edge of the tread and the wheel rim.
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sidewall

(ˈsaɪdˌwɔːl)
n
(Automotive Engineering) either of the sides of a pneumatic tyre between the tread and the rim
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side•wall

(ˈsaɪdˌwɔl)

n.
1. the part of a pneumatic tire between the edge of the tread and the rim of the wheel.
2. a wall that serves as the side of a structure.
[1920–25]
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.sidewall - the side of an automobile tire; "the car had white sidewalls"
side - an extended outer surface of an object; "he turned the box over to examine the bottom side"; "they painted all four sides of the house"
2.sidewall - a wall that forms the side of a structure
wall - an architectural partition with a height and length greater than its thickness; used to divide or enclose an area or to support another structure; "the south wall had a small window"; "the walls were covered with pictures"
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Likewise, a single-bead construction may also be more susceptible to sidewall punctures as compared to a multi-bead.
Recently, on a nasty, rainy day, my wife's car sat in the garage with a flat tire, Refilling the tire with a portable air pump revealed that the tire had a sidewall puncture--a thin shard of wire had lodged in the rubber, just above where the tire tread ended--there was no way to repair the tire with a standard type plug.
A film, comprising: a first continuous surface; a discontinuous surface disposed generally parallel to and spaced from the first continuous surface; a plurality of first drains formed in the first continuous surface, each of the plurality of first drains being defined by a first sidewall extending downwardly from the first continuous surface and terminating in a first aperture at a distal end of the first sidewall; a plurality of protrusions extending upwardly from the first continuous surface, each of
Integrated sidewall clips allow the cups and dividers to attach quickly and securely, and are easily removed for handling at a picking or packing station.
Integrated sidewall clips allow the cups and dividers to attach quickly and securely, and they are easily removed for handling at a picking or packing station.
But there are still some difficulties in measuring critical dimension (CD) such as the width and sidewall, which was cited in International Technology Roadmap for Semiconductors (ITRS) as early as 2003 [5].
To address these problems, a novel [Si.sub.3][N.sub.4] sidewall was introduced between the gate contact and the regrown source/drain.
The dynamic load source was applied in the coal seam above the roadway with a vertical distance of 7.5 m to the roadway roof and a horizontal distance of 13.75 m to the sidewall near the source to simulate the typical oblique-incidence dynamic disturbance during track roadway tunneling.
Featuring Vertical Belt Technology, the AquaPruf Vertical Belt Conveyor comes with a proprietary staggered sidewall belt that provides more pocket capacity than a traditional bucket elevator.
When the wheel size goes up and the sidewall of the tire gets smaller, doesn't the ride get worse?