tube-shaped


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Adj.1.tube-shaped - constituting a tube; having hollow tubes (as for the passage of fluids)
hollow - not solid; having a space or gap or cavity; "a hollow wall"; "a hollow tree"; "hollow cheeks"; "his face became gaunter and more hollow with each year"
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A coronary stent is a tube-shaped device placed in the coronary arteries that supply blood to the heart, to keep the arteries open in the treatment of coronary heart disease.
Conventionally, a tube-shaped cast-iron liner (with a wall thickness of 2.
The new tube-shaped radars will target primarily speeding motorists and aggressive tailgaters but can also track a long list of traffic violations, said police.
Key to attracting butterflies is to provide them with lots of nectar sources; they also prefer to feed on open, tube-shaped flowers.
Caption: Figure 2: Coronal view showing tube-shaped formations (red arrow) extending from the right retrovesical region to the mesogastrium, without any conveyance with the vesical lumen.
Instead, I wash all the soap out of it, snip the tie holding it together, and unwind yards of pretty, tube-shaped mesh for hanging my homemade lard and birdseed suet cakes.
In eight weeks, the resulting transplanted tissue had impressive tube-shaped airway structures similar to the adult lung airways.
The stadium, which is nicknamed "Schlauchboot," or inflatable boat, incorporates a unique tube-shaped design and an innovative neighborhood protection concept to reduce noise and light emission.
Kenneth Lee, an undergraduate who works with Woolley, has built a 3-D, tube-shaped DNA origami structure that sticks up like a smokestack from substrates, such as silicon, that will form the bottom layer of their chip.
The appendix is a narrow tube-shaped pouch protruding from the beginning of your large intestine.
He explains that the fractured ends of a broken bone are inserted into opposite sides of the tube-shaped scaffold where new bone forms.
Combine tube-shaped pasta, kosher salt, tomato sauce, fresh mozzarella, freshly grated Parmesan cheese and freshly ground black pepper.