Definitions for "Lever"
Keywords:  fulcrum, pivot, rigid, pry, bar
A rigid piece which is capable of turning about one point, or axis (the fulcrum), and in which are two or more other points where forces are applied; -- used for transmitting and modifying force and motion. Specif., a bar of metal, wood, or other rigid substance, used to exert a pressure, or sustain a weight, at one point of its length, by receiving a force or power at a second, and turning at a third on a fixed point called a fulcrum. It is usually named as the first of the six mechanical powers, and is of three kinds, according as either the fulcrum F, the weight W, or the power P, respectively, is situated between the other two, as in the figures.
A bar, as a capstan bar, applied to a rotatory piece to turn it.
a rigid beam that can rotate about a fixed point. The point of rotation is the fulcrum or pivot. The fulcrum is the part of the lever that does not move. The idea of a lever is based on three things: effort or force; distance; and balance. The greater the distance between the lever and the fulcrum, the greater the load that can be moved. The longer the lever, the greater its mechanical advantage.
n. part of a combination lock that engages the drive cam, when the proper combination is supplied, and is directly attached to the locking bolt
See Tumbler.
a flat metal tumbler in a lever lock
A lever has the same function as a knob, except it is longer and thinner. To open a door, levers are pushed down.
Has the same function as a knob, except is longer and thinner. To open a door, levers are pushed down. Beside the decorative uses of a lever, they are also used in applications where someone is handicapped and cannot grasp a knob very well.
Two opposing pawns in contact that can capture each other.
Kmoch's term for a white and a black Pawn which are diagonally adjacent so that either can capture the other.
Keywords:  agreeable, pleasing
More agreeable; more pleasing.
Keywords:  kohler, ada, compliant, faucets, handle
A handle type operating device for quarter-turn valves.
Type of faucet handle that extends outward from the stem for easy control. Certain faucet models offer designer or colored inserts for custom decoration. All KOHLER lever handle faucets are ADA compliant.
a tool that provides the user with an advantage
A tool; a means of accomplishing; a variable that when improved, improves the entire pay per click campaign. In pay per click, there are five levers. Lever 1—Search Venue Selection The medium in which your listings will appear. Pay per click appears on search engines as well as in articles or related websites (known as content matching). Lever 2—Keyword Discovery The process of finding words and phrases that relate to your business. Lever 3—Bidding Strategy The plan for bidding on keywords. Lever 4—Ad Creation The process of writing a headline and body related to a keyword. Lever 5—Landing Page Creation The process of writing and laying out a landing page.
Keywords:  simple, pen, barrel, anchored, tool
an example of a simple machine
a simple 'key' anchored into an opening cut in the side of a pen barrel
a simple tool
A projecting piece used to operate a mechanism, as the lever of a lever action firearm. See also, Action, Lever.
Keywords:  shaft, motion, rock, arm
An arm on a rock shaft, to give motion to the shaft or to obtain motion from it.
a factor that influences one or more indicators and that can be manipulated through management.
This is a project regarding code analysis. Finding out where an identifier is defined or referred would be the basic functionality. C language will be supported, and assembly as well. C++ will be added in the future.