Hinged Sentence Examples
She took the tin from his hand and opened its hinged lid.
The shell of Clausilia is sinistral and its aperture is provided with a hinged plate.
The principal faade of the temple is filled in one, two or three compartments with hinged doors, variously ornamented and folding outwards, sometimes in double folds.
Above each shelf, a hinged, Plexiglas cover kept dust off the shoes.
The mould is in two, pieces hinged together; it is heated and the inner surface is rubbed over with finely powdered plumbago.Advertisement
When the cage arrives at the surface, or rather the platform forming the working top above the mouth of the pit, it is received upon the keeps, a pair of hinged gratings which are kept in an inclined position over the pit-top by counterbalance weights, so that they are pushed aside to allow the cage to pass upwards, but fall back and receive it when the engine is reversed.
The blowing iron is constantly trundled, and the small lump of glass is squeezed and flattened into the shape of a foot, either between two slabs of wood hinged together, or by pressure against an upright board.
They are usually in two main pieces, a base and an upper part or collar of hinged sections.
In this figure the rod a, b, hinged at x, represents the wing.
You can place a photo on the other side of the tree in the hinged photo tray.Advertisement
Entry is via a hinged steel lid in Windmill Wood.
He proposed to make the armature partake of the vibrations of the atmosphere either by converting it into a suitable vibrator or by controlling its vibrations by a stretched membrane of parchment armature had the form of a hinged lever one end, which pressed against the centre.
In both there are species which form no nest or burrow, others which construct a simple silk-lined tunnel in the soil, and others which close the aperture of the burrow with a hinged door; while both share the habit of lining the burrow with silk to prevent the infall of loose sand or mould; and the species which make an open burrow close the aperture with a sheet of silk in the winter during hibernation and open it again in the spring.
For an elementary account of the theory of arches, hinged or not, reference may be made to a joint by more than one-eighteenth of its depth.
The St Louis bridge is not hinged, but later bridges have been constructed with hinges at the springings and sometimes with hinges at the crown also.Advertisement
The arch is formed by two lattice ribs hinged at the abutments.
A more common type is a bridge with two leaves or bascules, one hinged at each abutment.
The long connective of the single stamen is hinged to the short filament and has a shorter arm ending in a blunt process and a longer arm bearing a half-anther.
The trestles of this weir are, as usual, hinged to the apron, so that in flood-time they can be completely lowered into a recess across the apron by means of chains actuated by a winch, leaving the channel perfectly open for the discharge of floods and for the passage of vessels when the lock is submerged.
This fringe of silk is placed by the attendant between two hinged boards, and whilst held firmly in these boards (called book-boards) is pulled off the machine, and is called a " strip "; the part which has been hooked round the teeth is called the " face," and the other portion the " tail."Advertisement
The gimbals or rings for suspension hinged at right-angles to one another, have been erroneously attributed to Cardan, the proper term being cardine, that is hinged or pivoted.
The under jaws are hinged on to the quadrate bones, which extend obliquely backwards, and are immovably wedged in between the squamosal and the lateral occipital wings.
A small knife hinged on a pointed backing of copper (31) seems to have been made for hair curlin.g and toilet purposes.
Practically this platen is, as it were, hinged at the off side, nearest the type bed, and its rise and fall is effected by the use of FIG.
The M`Dougall-Herreshoff, working on ores of over 30% of sulphur, requires no fuel; but in furnaces of the reverberatory type fuel must be used, as an excess of air enters through the slotted sides and the hinged doors which open and shut frequently to permit of the passage of the rakes.Advertisement
An insect with wings thus hinged may, as far as steadiness of body is concerned, be not inaptly compared to a compass set upon gimbals, where the universality of motion in one direction ensures comparative fixedness in another."
The flexibility and elasticity of the kite formed by the natural wing are rendered necessary by the fact that the wing, as already stated, is practically hinged at its root and along its anterior margin, an arrangement which necessitates its several parts travelling at different degrees of speed, in proportion as they are removed from the axes of rotation.
The box, I, has a hinged bottom with a projecting click finger which, as the box de - scends, plays idly over the staves of a ladder arc. When the weight is removed from the platform, the counterbalance, E, causes the finger, G, to run back to its zero position, carrying with it the finger M, and causing the click finger of the box, I, to trip open the bottom of the box and let the penny fall out.
The result of the election was doubtful until a full count had been made, and eventually hinged upon Minnesota and California, normally Republican states.
The latter, however, was the more difficult of interpretation, and upon it, therefore, mainly hinged the system of divination with which the augurs were occupied.
Very usually (but not in the Onychophora = Peripatus) all the parapodia are plated with chitin secreted by the epidermis, and divided into a series of joints - giving the " arthropodous " or hinged character.
These frames were numbered consecutively 1 to 12, and hinged together as shown in fig.
The hammers are attached to small hinged flaps glued to a rail at the back of the keyboard.
During the eighteenth century hinged two piece molds were introduced, allowing the glassmaker to exert greater control over the shaping of the bottle.
There is also a hinged chrome grill included for occasional cooking.
The picture shown is for a door hinged on the left, opening toward you.
The hinged seats have misericords - miniature seats ' of mercy ' underneath.
Load Security 1. A bootlid, tailgate, loading door, hinged tailboard or dropside cannot be secured in the closed position.
What I didn't like was having a tailgate instead of two vertically hinged rear doors.
The original workshop was dominated by two hinged display boards bearing eagles with eight-foot wingspans.
A wire or fibre carrying the aluminium siphon cradle is stretched across this bridge piece, and on it is also mounted the small electromagnet, forming part of the " vibrator " arrangement with its hinged armature, to which one end of the stretched wire carrying the siphon is fastened.
To the opposite side of the frame an electromagnet I was fixed with its axis in line with the tube T, and between the end of the electromagnet and the membrane a hinged armature A was arranged in such a way that its motion could be controlled by the membrane.
The main girder is then virtually a continuous girder hinged at the points of contrary flexure, so that no ambiguity can arise as to the stresses.
In the Wurttemberg hinged arches a limit of stress of 110 tons per sq.
The frames hang vertically from the bottom of the overhead bridge, and rest against a sill at the bottom when the weir is in operation, the openings between the frames being closed below the water-level by rolling-up curtains or sliding panels, which are lowered or raised by a travelling winch carried by a small foot-bridge formed by hinged brackets at the p ack of the frames, and situated a little above the highest floodlevel.
The whole front is hinged for easy access and the front roof is removable for access to attic rooms.
What I did n't like was having a tailgate instead of two vertically hinged rear doors.
Hinged tailgate STRONG POINTS * Ideal size to tow behind a quad, or garden tractor.
Hinged Lids-If you have purchased a toy box, new or old, that has a lid on it, you will need to make sure that it has a safety latch preventing it from slamming down on a little one's head or hands.
This is particularly important if the bed you want to install has a ladder, stairs, or hinged door storage.
Drop leaf tables have a fixed center piece and either one or two (or very occasionally four) hinged leaves that can be folded down or held up by brackets.
Left or Right Hinged - Often city building codes will dictate which you need to order.
Some even have hinged tops that open for out-of-the-way storage.
Fabric panels or valances can be mounted using a hinged pole or rod set.
These sets usually consist of several rods linked together by hinged corner connectors which allow you to adjust the angles to fit your bay window. 60196 JCPenney offers several options for bay window hardware.
If you are having this hamper custom-designed and created as a built-in, then you have several options such as slanted hinged tops or bins that are hidden behind cabinet doors.
Six drawers and an adjustable three-panel hinged mirror makes life easy for you - you'll eliminate the need for purchasing extra makeup cases, and you'll even have space to keep smaller items like jewelry.
Two drawers offer a bit of extra space, while one hinged mirror sits front and center.
If you need space for more images, however, you could consider making a separate mini album to add to the page or adding hinged elements that give you more room on your layout.
A cold frame with angled sides and a permanent, hinged glass top is a luxury many gardeners dream about, but it can successfully prevent damage as well as keep herbs and some vegetables alive throughout the winter.
A hinged, clear top that lifts open for easy access.
For a more elaborate cold frame, consider this double-sided frame with two hinged sides on top, like the miniature greenhouse it is.
The top consists of a hinged lid made with an old window frame or a sheet of clear acrylic plastic (available at home and garden centers).
A hinged patio door has one or more panels usually made of glass.
Hinged patio doors open and close like conventional doors.
Anderson gliding patio doors are very similar to the hinged doors in look, style and options.
For optimal space design, install sliding doors rather than hinged doors that open into the room.
Christian Bracelets - There are a range of different bracelets, many featuring charms such as fancy crosses, hinged prayer boxes and other Christian symbols.
A hinged domed contact lens case is not only functional but can be decorative as well.
It can be done in a decorative style that has a hinged dome top to secure the contents.
If you want to carry your contact lenses with you or plan on packing them for travel, consider a hinged domed contact lens case.
A case with a hinged dome will keep your contacts secure and some are even designed to hold a small bottle of solution as well.
Glam makes decorative cases with hinged tops in styles such as Black and White Lace with Swarovski crystal embellishments or Teal Paisley.
Another hinged dome case is made by Contact Companion.
It is done with a pink hinged dome case that features a strawberry design as well as Hello Kitty.
The difficulty level, to put it lightly, is uneven, but the game play is not hinged on difficulty so it doesn't really stand in the way.
The hinged design is much more comfortable and better in most instances.
Featuring a hinged tri-top that ties around the neck, a micro cut front and a wide strap thong cut back, this swimsuit may be the very definition of sin!
The hinged top is adjustable for various food thicknesses.
All of the George Foreman grills are self contained small electric appliances with hinged lids that close for cooking.
These trees were time-consuming to assemble and disassemble.Today, most trees use a hinged branch construction.
Hoop earrings may have hinged backs, where the front of the earring is actually attached directly to the back without additional hardware or pieces that can become loose.
The Keypurse Klips has a hinged clip that slides over the edge of your purse and securely keeps your keys safe.
Matching platinum bezel, galvanized with Cabochon crown, a folding clasp hinged to a black leather bracelet, water resistant up to 30 meters and a warranty for 3 years, all add to its artistic design.
Hinged with a black crocodile leather strap and folding buckle, polished steel case, and Chronograph function comes with black or silver dial and Date indicator between 4 and 5 o'clock position.
High tech features include self-winding mechanical movement with date, sapphire crystal caseback with protective hinged dust cover, and water resistance to 30 meters.
These molds are basically wooden boxes without a top, usually with hinged sides so that you can open the box up and easily slide the soap out once it has cured and hardened.
Numerically, the contending armies would at this very critical juncture of the campaign be almost equal, the invaders rather the stronger; but the Turks were much dispersed, so that the result almost hinged upon the speed with which the attacking side should gain ground before the defenders had time to concentrate.
Bottle moulds are made of cast iron, either in two pieces, hinged together at the base or at one side, or in three pieces, one forming the body and two pieces forming the neck.
The question hinged to a great extent on the qualification necessary for the inhabitants to vote, in the event of a plebiscite being called to decide whether Chilean ownership was to be finally established or the provinces were to revert to Peruvian sovereignty.
It is a band of iron, enclosed in a circlet formed of six plates of gold, hinged one to the other, and richly jewelled and enamelled.
The lights are hinged so that they can be turned completely back when necessary.
A good quality sewing machine oil or silicone oil should be used each week on hinged instruments.