Excentric sentence example
- Here BB is a large fixed iron cylinder, corrugated within, and C an excentric cylinder, also corrugated, which, in turning to the right, by the friction of its corrugated surface rotates the puddled ball D which has just entered at A, so that, turning around its own axis, it travels to the right and is gradually changed from a ball into a bloom, a rough cylindrical mass of white hot iron, still dripping with cinder.
- Thus for a circular orbit with the centre of force at an excentric point, the hodograph is a conic with the pole as focus.
- When formed inside it, the starch-grains exhibit a concentric stratification; when formed externally in the outer layers, the stratification is excentric, and the hilum occurs on that side farthest removed from the leucoplast.
- The stratification, which may be concentric or excentric, appears to be due to a difference in density of the various layers.
- It is excentric as regards the pole and sends tapering extensions towards the south.Advertisement