How to use U-shaped in a sentence
They may be defined as aquatic animals, forming colonies by budding; with ciliated retractile tentacles and a U-shaped alimentary canal.
The polypide consists of a "lophophore" bearing a series of ciliated tentacles by which Diatoms and other microscopic bodies are collected as food, of a U-shaped alimentary canal, and of a central nervous system.
Like the Lewis and Clark range, its crest is broken by numerous U-shaped wind-gaps and its west slope is cut by glacial troughs containing long narrow lake basins.
The U-shaped electrolytic vessel and the electrodes are made of an alloy of platinum-iridium, the limbs of the tube being closed by stoppers made of fluor-spar, and fitted with two lateral exit tubes for carrying off the gases evolved.
In New Mexico, if glaciers were formed at all in the high valleys, they were so small as not greatly to modify the more normal forms. In central Colorado and Wyoming, where the mountains are higher and the Pleistocene glaciers were larger, the valley heads were hollowed out in well-formed cirques, often holding small lakes; and the mountain valleys were enlarged into U-shaped troughs as far down as the ice reached, with hanging lateral valleys oii the way.Advertisement
Some of the western valleys have also in part of their length beeIi converted into U-shaped troughs; the famous Yosemite Vailey, eroded in massive granite, with side cliffs 1000 or 2000 ft.
The region is made up in general of high ranges deeply glaciated, preserving some remnants of ancient glaciers, and having fine " Alpine " scenery, with many sharp peaks and ridges, U-shaped valleys, cirques, lakes and waterfalls.
The Kokshal-tau, which consists of several parallel ranges, is truly alpine in character and bears large glaciers, which send out polyp-like arms into U-shaped valleys, behind which the mountain peaks tower up into sharp-cut, angular " matterhorns."
Then grab some U-shaped fence staples and attach the bungee cord to the top of your silent fighter.
The big glaciers had produced vast u-shaped valleys which had formed the lake our comfortable catamaran was on.Advertisement
Once a U shaped hole has been formed a fissure is created between two dunes.
Perhaps the earliest examples in the region are U-shaped handles on Minety tripod pitchers of early to mid 13th century date.
U-shaped vamp is made from another piece of same.
Lower part of both sides is decorated with concentric U-shaped rows of glass beads applied in lazy stitch technique on beige thread.
Inside, above the U-shaped counter, are rare snob screens.Advertisement
Large U shaped and L shaped kitchens can accommodate a kitchen island easily.
By placing the island in the middle of the kitchen in a U shaped floor plan, you can easily create two work stations, to encourage help during food preparation.
U-shaped - This layout is the most versatile and efficient of all kitchen layouts.
Use the pieces to create an L-shaped area, a U-shaped area or arrange the pieces in a more abstract design.
A U-shaped piece of metal, the tuning fork is one of the earliest tuning aids.Advertisement
Mandible-The lower jaw, a U-shaped bone attached to the skull at the temporomandibular joints.
Most motels are U-shaped or rectangular, with rooms that open to the parking lot.
If you're restoring an old helmet, you can even get a classic two-bar or U-shaped facemask.
For example, in a space that needs a lot of light such as a kitchen, a U-shaped or square-shaped configuration can be installed to provide maximum illumination.