The opening of the mouth is small, and from it the echidna puts forth its long slender tongue, lubricated with a viscous secretion, by means of which it seizes the ants and other insects on which it feeds.
The log should be washed in fresh water when practicable, to prevent oxidization of the wheels, and be lubricated with suitable oil through a hole in the case.
The bearings and rollers are lubricated with castor oil every twelve hours through holes in the sliding case E, and can be examined by unscrewing the case E and the eye M.
In order to do its job properly, an O ring must be lightly lubricated to keep it supple.
An investigation of the forces acting on a bearing and journal lubricated by an oil bath will be found in a paper by Osborne Reynolds in the Phil.
Worm wheel gearing is of very high efficiency if made very quick in pitch, with properly formed teeth perfectly lubricated, and with the end thrust of the worm taken on ball bearings.
Finally, the invention of a new rifle led to the introduction of a cartridge which, though it was officially denied at the moment, was in fact lubricated with a mixture of cows fat and lard.
Even a Geisler's stop-cock requires to be lubricated to be absolutely gas-tight, and this occasionally proves a nuisance.
Movement: Every part has a maintenance free, permanently lubricated ball bearing.
lubricated by the same pump which supplied oil to the headstock and screwcutting gearbox.
To promote smoothness of action, the rubbing surfaces are lubricated.
The must be sufficient grease to ensure the gear teeth are lubricated but an excess can result in viscous drag and power losses.
It was incredibly slippery - lubricated with a rather greasy feeling bright red mud.
The bearing is grease lubricated from the spring loaded grease dispenser seen to the right of the bearing.
lubricated with a good quality oil.
lubricated with mineral water.
lubricated by open oil spraying.
lubricated by means of a grease cup, which fills a cavity in the center of the spider.
Keeping your bike parts properly lubricated is crucial for good performance.
The catheter tip and deflated balloon are well lubricated in gel and will slide out, greatly reducing the risk of trauma.
Entering more contact conditions The contact is not lubricated.
As the slope is regularly lubricated with water, waterproof over trousers and jacket are useful.
All the pegs are lubricated and work well The attractive shape is inspired by the early viols.
The friction in a lubricated bearing is directly related to the fluid viscosity.
To assist in keeping the ends sharp and lubricated, store your pins in a bar of soap.
An automatic oiler will keep the chain lubricated, and an anti-vibration system will minimize vibrations for the user.
Keep the wheels and other moving parts well lubricated.
By keeping the scalp lubricated, the dry, flaky conditions associated with dandruff are reduced.
The doctor inserts a gloved and lubricated finger into the rectum to feel the surface of the prostate.
Most commercially available condoms are lubricated.
Your body's joint cartilage contains glucosamine to keep joints lubricated.
Together with glucosamine, this combination keeps joints lubricated and could also reverse cartilage loss.
Vitamin A helps keep hair follicles lubricated, which can lead to decreased breakage and premature hair loss.
Hydration - Like a car, the body is made up of moving parts that need to be lubricated lest they break down.
Also like a car, the faster the engine runs, the more often it needs to be lubricated.
Joints become lubricated during a warm up.
Muscles and joints become lubricated and range of motion increases.
Keep dry skin lubricated and nourished with an impressive combination of essential oils.
Twelve beers on tap and a full drink menu will keep the proceedings well lubricated.
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