Definitions for "Disk"
A flat, circular plate; as, a disk of metal or paper.
The circular figure of a celestial body, as seen projected of the heavens.
A circular structure either in plants or animals; as, a blood disk; germinal disk, etc.
The central part of a radiate compound flower, as in sunflower.
an enlarged area bearing numerous tiny flowers, ie the flower head of a composite plant like a daisy.
The center of composite flowers (the Asteraceae family) made up of a cluster of disk flowers, which are the true flowers, and usually surrounded by rays.
A round, flat structure, particularly the fibrous cartilage layer between two vertebrae (the bones that make up the spine). Also called intervertebral disk.
Round, flat recording medium which consists of a substrate(s) with one or more layers deposited on the surface(s) onto which information can be recorded and played back when the disk is loaded in a disk drive.
A ringlike structure that fits between the vertebrae in the spine to protect the bones, nerves, and blood vessels. The outer layer is a tough, fibrous tissue, and the inner core is composed of more elastic tissue. movements.
(a.) Of a galaxy, the disk-like flat portion, as opposed to the nucleus or the halo; (b) Of a star or planet, the two-dimensional projection of its surface. A to F | G to L | M to R | S to Z
The central plane or "wheel" of our Galaxy, where most of the luminous mass is concentrated.
Central portion of the wing
Keywords:  quoit, discus
A discus; a quoit.
Diskette. In audio, material used to record on which is in the shape of a circle (CD's, vinyl records, mini-disks, etc.). Disks offer faster access to various parts of a recording as opposed to tape (which is a long strand of recording material).
noun - A circle and all of its inside points. Defined as all points = radius r away from a center point, in two dimensions. It is the planespace analog of the ball in realmspace and the gongyl in tetraspace. See the chart under rotatope.
the interior of a circle (an open disk); a circle and its interior (a closed disk)
Disk or disc of an impeller POST According to Tom Post
Same as "Disc."
sound recording consisting of a disc with continuous grooves; formerly used to reproduce music by rotating while a phonograph needle tracked in the grooves
a tough sac filled with a jelly-like material
A movable part which is positioned in the flow path to modify the rate of flow through the valve. It is often made of an elastomer material to improve shutoff capability.
A part of the receptacle enlarged or expanded under, or around, or even on top of, the pistil.
An enlarge tip, as applied to tendrils.
Keywords:  swept, blades, rotary, propeller, rotor
Term describing the shape of the rotary wing or propeller formed by the spinning blades.
The area swept by the blades of the rotor.
Keywords:  syquest, randomly, zip, fairly, write
3.5, 5.5, Zip or Syquest disks that transmit electronic data or images. It is recommended that you include the program and version when ordering printing so the vendor outputting can use compatible software.
A collection of read/write data blocks that are indexed and can be accessed fairly quickly. Each disk has a universally unique identifier.
A collection of read/write data blocks that are indexed and can be quickly and randomly accessed. Each disk on a system is given a unique ID that can be used to identify the disk, even if it is moved.
A piece of farm equipment pulled behind a tractor to prepare soil, cut up vegetative matter in fields. It is used in preparation of fields prior to planting and also to keep weeds under control.
a rotating platter
soil test
Typically made of glass, metal or plastic with precise position incremental lines. These lines are also known as increments. The number of increments determines the resolution or CPR of the encoder.
Keywords:  sharable, container, it
a sharable container, and it's a container too
Keywords:  harrow, draw, land, over
draw a harrow over (land)
The lower side of the body of some invertebrates, especially when used for locomotion, when it is often called a creeping disk.
Keywords:  owls, eyes, space, around
In owls, the space around the eyes.
a disk defined on a machine registered in Cerebrum
Cylindrical piece of natural cork of variable thickness and diameter.
a great resource for any undergraduate engineering student studying for a fundamentals exam
Keywords:  bending, keyboard, clip, seven, goes
What goes out of your back after bending over a computer keyboard for seven hours at a clip.
Keywords:  scan, lines
Keywords:  doubling, big, factor, speed
a big factor in more than doubling the speed
Keywords:  media, reside, physical, files
Physical media on which files reside.
a large program with hundreds of options that are available to customize the display
Keywords:  coin, see