vertical section

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Noun1.vertical section - a mechanical drawing showing the interior of an object as if made by a vertical plane passing through it
mechanical drawing - scale drawing of a machine or architectural plan etc,
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They are not like cups between the hills; for this one, which is so unusually deep for its area, appears in a vertical section through its centre not deeper than a shallow plate.
But if, using the shortest diameter of Loch Fyne, we apply these proportions to Walden, which, as we have seen, appears already in a vertical section only like a shallow plate, it will appear four times as shallow.
A vertical section of this kennel, as Phoebus had so justly styled it, would have made a triangle.
This vertical section clearly tells us of a large bay of pure salt- water, gradually encroached on, and at last converted into the bed of a muddy estuary, into which floating carcasses were swept.
Drilling operations of the second well (CASE-501h) are ongoing, the vertical section has been drilled, cased and cemented and drilling of the horizontal section has started.
The search entered a new phase Friday as heavy equipment removed a large vertical section, clearing a new area to probe.
Heavy equipment removed a large vertical section as rescuers tried to locate up to 20 people unaccounted for after Tuesday's disaster.
(a) Mean and standard deviation of a vertical section of (b) a PCC sunset photograph, indicated by semitransparent rectangle.
The cross section (marked 1) and vertical section (marked 2) of the middle test sample are selected to be analyzed.
Caption: FIGURE 9: Calculated and measured water content values of soil at each vertical section. Comparison of vertical section: (a) V1; (b) V2; (c) V3.
3 (b) shows the morphology of vertical section of LLDPE fibrils in the PS matrix without recovery.
The first row shows the distributions at the vertical section and the second row shows the distributions at the cross section of the spray tip (the distance from the injector is 60 mm at 50[degrees]C, 40 mm at 80[degrees]C, and 50 mm at 110[degrees]C).