Definitions for "Bridge"
Keywords:  osi, mcu, lan, dissimilar, internetwork
A device to measure the resistance of a wire or other conductor forming part of an electric circuit.
A device that connects two networks or two segments of a network together. Works at the Data Link layer. The equivalent of a two port switch.
A device that connects two local-area networks (LANs), or two segments of the same LAN that use the same protocol, such as Ethernet or Token-Ring.
Anything supported at the ends, which serves to keep some other thing from resting upon the object spanned, as in engraving, watchmaking, etc., or which forms a platform or staging over which something passes or is conveyed.
An artificial appliance used to replace the natural teeth, which is bonded to adjacent teeth.
Dental bridges are used to replace missing teeth in a patient's mouth. A dental bridge usually consists of two crowns with a false tooth "bridged" between. The dentist places the crowns on the teeth adjacent to the gap for strength and stability. Other options for replacing missing teeth include partial dentures and dental implants.
Keywords:  guitar, chorus, aaba, saddle, tailpiece
The small arch or bar at right angles to the strings of a violin, guitar, etc., serving of raise them and transmit their vibrations to the body of the instrument.
Conducts the vibration of the string to the main vibrating part of the acoustic instrument.
the section for fixing and supporting the strings on an acoustic guitar. The method of supporting the strings on an electric or acoustic guitar.
Keywords:  walkway, trolley, girder, crane, runway
(1 - General) A walkway above the stage and/or auditorium which allows access to equipment. (2 - Staging) A link between two raised areas.
A catwalk crossing the stage or auditorium used to support lighting equipment.
That part of an overhead crane consisting of girders, trucks, end ties, walkway and drive mechanism which carries the trolley and travels in a direction parallel to the runway.
Small space at the top of submarine's sail used for the officer of the deck to conn the submarine. The height allows the best view of the surroundings of the ship.
The platform above the main deck from which the vessel is steered and its speed is controlled.
The control station from which a large boat is navigated.
A simple resistor network for comparing the resistance of an unknown component to that of a standard resistor. Also known as a Wheatstone bridge.
a resistor bridging the junctions of two pairs of voltage-dividing series resistors, and that carries no current when the two pairs divide the voltage equally
A Wheatstone bridge configuration utilizing four active strain gages.
A structure carrying a roadway over the canal. Since they were built low to save money, a crew member sat up front in the boat and yelled to passengers, "Low bridge, everybody down," or they would be knocked off the boat.
Any structure carrying vehicles or pedestrians over an obstacle or depression. For ITD, it includes all overpasses, on-ramps, small bridges over streams, etc.
A structure including supports erected over a depression or an obstruction, such as water, highway, or railway, and having a track or passageway for carrying traffic or other moving loads, and having an opening measured along the center of the roadway of more than 20 feet between undercopings of abutments or spring lines of arches, or extreme ends of openings for multiple boxes; it may also include multiple pipes, where the clear distance between openings is less than half of the smaller contiguous opening.
The Bridge to Total Freedom, another name for the Classification, Gradation and Awareness Chart of Levels and Certificates. The Bridge is a term which originated in early Dianetics days, symbolizing travel across and abyss from unknowingness to revelation.
the route to Clear and OT, which we call the Classification, Gradation and Awareness Chart. It is a term originating in early Dianetics days to symbolize travel from unknowingness to revelation.
Keywords:  backbend, wrestler, arch, mat, ideally
An arched position adopted by a wrestler, with his back above the mat, usually to avoid being pinned but sometimes as an offensive move.
The arched position a wrestler adopts to avoid his back touching the mat.
(also called the "wheel" in yoga) -- A backbend in which the body forms an arch, supported by the hands and feet. Ideally, the arms and legs should be straight and close together. Legs are bent in some variations to produce a different kind of stretch.
Keywords:  rider, ahead, farther, peloton, lone
To move from one group of riders to another group that's farther ahead.
An attempt by a rider to leave behind one group in order to reach another group who are further up the road.
When a lone rider or smaller group of riders closes up the space between them and the rider or group in front of them. Most notably when riders catch up with the main pack (or peloton) of riders or those who are leading the race.[ edit
The control or command center of any power vessel, The term arose in the mid-19th century, when the "bridge" was a thwartships structure very much like a footbridge stretched across the vessel between or immediately in front of the paddle wheels.
An elevated structure extending across or over the weather deck of a vessel, containing stations for control and visual communications
The location from where the vessel is controlled. Synonyms: pilothouse; wheelhouse.
Wedge-shaped vertical projection from bottom of rubber jar on which plates rest and by which they are supported.
Internal structure within the container that supports product and enhances rigidity.
A filter paper or other substrate used as a wick and support structure for a plant tissue in culture when a liquid medium is used.
Keywords:  standup, aptx, ednet, transition, audio
In transmitting high quality audio over data lines, both codecs must operate using the same algorithm. A bridge is necessary to exchange audio between non-compatible codecs, e.g. APTx to Dolby AC2. Up to 10 locations can be bridged. Each codec is dialed from ednet and the audio from each side is fed to the other(s).
Equipment that mixes multiple audio inputs and feeds back composite audio to each station after removing the individual station's input. This equipment may also be called a mix-minus audio system.
Short visual or audio sequence designed as a transition between two program elements.
When a road needs to extend across a river or valley, a bridge is built to ...
the part of a spectacle frame that extends across the nose.
platform across the vat.
a card game for four players, acting in two partnerships, in which bets are made on the number of tricks each side will win during the play of the cards; contract bridge.
the bridge that guards the entrance into Sigholt is deeply magical. She will throw out a challenge to any she does not know, but can be easily tricked.
Apart from the meaning of gymnastic stand - sagging back supporting on feet and hands, there is a concept of starting-bridge, a small platform used in some acts, mainly aerial acts, by performers to displace and prepare themselves for aerial tricks.
Keywords:  cue, shaft, hand, mechanical, slides
Position of the hand on the table as it holds the cue stick; there are six basic and bridges as well as a mechanical bridge that is used when cue ball is hard to reach.
The position of the hand that the cue rests on.
Refers to the hand that holds and guides the cue shaft, also the type of hold.
Complementary part fixed to the main plate to form the frame of a watch movement. The other parts are mounted inside the frame. Click here for Watch accessories Click here for Watch supplies
Complementary part fixed to the main plate to form the frame of a watch movement. The other parts are mounted inside the frame (part of the "ébauche").
A metal movement part that is attached to a bottom plate and holds at least one bearing of a rotating part.
Keywords:  fish'n
Where we go fish'n.
symbol for the transition from perception to knowledge, and thus is equated variously with the Holy Spirit, the real world, and God's last step; used also to denote the shift from false to true perception and the real world.
To see a long bridge dilapidated, and mysteriously winding into darkness, profound melancholy over the loss of dearest possessions and dismal situations will fall upon you. To the young and those in love, disappointment in the heart's fondest hopes, as the loved one will fall below your ideal. To cross a bridge safely, a final surmounting of difficulties, though the means seem hardly safe to use. Any obstacle or delay denotes disaster. To see a bridge give way before you, beware of treachery and false admirers. Affluence comes with clear waters. Sorrowful returns of best efforts are experienced after looking upon or coming in contact with muddy or turbid water in dreams.
Keywords:  ponte
il ponte
The bridge is a grappling move done from a supine position (that is, lying down face-up). It involves lifting the pelvis off the ground so that the body weight is supported on the shoulders (or head) at one end and on the feet at the other. This move is used in wrestling and other grappling and groundfighting sports, often combined with a twisting motion, to dislodge or flip an opponent who has established a position on top.
Keywords:  chimney, groove, climb, rock, feet
To climb a wide chimney or groove by applying equal pressure with feet and hands on opposite sides of the rock feature
To climb a route by applying equal pressure with the feet and hands in opposite directions on opposing pieces of the rock face. Useful in chimneys, corners and grooves.
Keywords:  bowling, finger, holes, ball, bowlers
The space on a bowling ball between the two finger holes.
The area between the finger holes on a bowling ball.
The bowling ball space between the index and middle fingers.
Keywords:  bassist, sheehan, bobby, brooklyn, jam
A bridge indicates the wish for change and travelling and also indicates that an important decision will be made and acted upon.
Bridge is the sixth album by American jam band Blues Traveler, released May 2001 (see 2001 in music). This is Blues Traveler's first album following the 1999 death of bassist Bobby Sheehan. The album was originally titled "Bridge Out of Brooklyn."
Keywords:  duckett, shod, dave, halfway, halves
The balance point between the anterior and posterior halves of the well-shod foot. Located halfway between the toe and the bulbs of the heel. The term was created by Dave Duckett.
When a finish forms a layer over a crack or void.
In extrusion: the part of an extrusion bridge die that supports a void-forming mandrel. During extrusion, the metal divides and flows around the bridge, reuniting as it is extruded through the die orifice. The resulting weld line can be detected upon microscopic examination, but the extrusion appears functionally and visually seamless.
Keywords:  cex, bpx, misused, pick, station
(CEX) (BPX) (EX) Extension, station other than a Main Line. The term "bridge" is often misused to indicate a pick-up. For example: "I would like a bridge of 1234 on my phone" means "I would like a pick up of 1234 on my phone."
The area of the frame-front that rests on the wearer's nose.
Horizontal piercing through the upper part of the nose between the eyes.
Also called an 'earl'. This is a piercing at the top of the nose, through the fleshy part between the eyes, not the cartilage.
A structure, usually of wood, stone, brick, or iron, erected over a river or other water course, or over a chasm, railroad, etc., to make a passageway from one bank to the other.
To build a bridge or bridges on or over; as, to bridge a river.
If you use all the money in your Lumenos HRA, you are responsibility for a limited amount — called the Bridge — as you incur additional expenses.
Impairment Infancy Recombination
Keywords:  fddi, nic, striping
FDDI NIC Striping
Keywords:  favourites, jumper, bettor, odd, bets
Jumper (US) Bettor who specializes in large show bets on odd on favourites.
To press the sides or ends of half the pack together so that the packet is made convex, if it be the upper half, or concave if it be the lower half. This is done to mark the position of a card or a number of cards. If a bridged pack is cut, this cut almost invariably will be at the bridge.
An obstruction in the wellbore or tubulars in a well.
Keywords:  cupola, descent, adhering, slows, wall
Material adhering to the cupola wall which slows or prevents descent of the stock charges. See Cupola.
Keywords:  whist, resembling, game, card
A card game resembling whist.
Building Resources in Democracy, Governance and Elections course for electoral administrators
Keywords:  gravure, cylinder, surface, cells
Surface of a gravure cylinder between cells.
Keywords:  spindle, runner, cemented, buck, bar
metal bar cemented into eye of runner stone to act as bearing for the top of the spindle BUCK The body of a
an instrument or circuit that has four or more arms, by means of which one ore more of the electrical constants of an unknown component.
Equipment and techniques used to match circuits to each other ensuring minimum transmission impairment.
Generally refers to techniques and/or equipment used to match circuits to each other.
Keywords:  cyclists, tend, cross, order, opening
in order to cross itself from a group of cyclists to a group next; in order to tend a bridge on an opening.
A low wall or vertical partition in the fire chamber of a furnace, for deflecting flame, etc.; -- usually called a bridge wall.
A move from cultivation to intensive cultivation or the move between intensive cultivation and solicitation whereby the UIâ€(tm)s vision and needs have been shared with donor in a more personal setting; most often the final step or "move" prior to solicitation.
Keywords:  tech, freedom, spiritual, road, way
Tech Road (way) to spiritual freedom and OT
A parameter for various CICS commands, referring to the CICS 3270 Bridge exit (or transaction).
Keywords:  setup, info, cup, corner, middle
A setup with the front corner cup and back middle cup removed. [ More Info] See Also: Setup
Keywords:  masts, sailing, boat, enough, something
Something you cross to get to the other side of a body of water when you do not have a boat available. Can also used for removing masts of sailing vessels if the bridge is low enough.
A temporary advance of money by a lending institution until permanent term financing can be arranged or until government subsidies, loans, or grants are received.
An edge in a graph whose removal (leaving the vertices) results in a disconnected graph.
Keywords:  apertures, deck, angles, edge, cutting
The material between the apertures at right angles to deck flow, also referred to as the cutting edge.
Same meaning as deductible, but is used in reference when discussing Consumer Driven Health Plans.
The term used to describe a break from standard phrasing throughout a piece of music and an addition sequence of steps to a dance to compensate for this.
Keywords:  disc
Bridge is an exercise. Many variations of this exercise are employed throughout the world, most commonly the balancing of the body on the head and feet. Hands are occasionally used instead of or along with the head.
Keywords:  passage, open
To open or make a passage, as by a bridge.
To find a way of getting over, as a difficulty; -- generally with over.
Keywords:  anything, game, four, hand, card
Four of anything, so called from the card-game hand of bridge.
Keywords:  wireless, see
See wireless bridge.
Keywords:  longer, sold, needs, build, short
Loan – A short – term mortgage made until a longer – term loan can be made; it's sometimes used when a person needs money to build or purchase a home before the present one has been sold.
The identifying number of a single-line telephone which shares an extension number with other single-line telephones.
Keywords:  moving, place, another, allows, one
allows for moving from one place to another