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.