loaded at the breech.
Battles of English History H. B. (Hereford Brooke) George
breech presentation Historical Examples Parturition without Pain or Loss of Consciousness James Townley Special Report on Diseases of Cattle U.S. Department of Agriculture
having the ability to automatically: an autofocus lens; an autofocus camera. such an ability. noun another name for automatic focus
Botany. pollination of the ovules of a flower by its own pollen; self-fertilization (opposed to ). Biology. conjugation in an individual organism by division of its nucleus into two parts that in turn reunite to form a zygote. Historical Examples Meiosis in Rhynchonympha in one cytoplasmic and two nuclear divisions followed by autogamy. The Biotic […]
an aircraft with an unpowered, horizontally rotating propeller on a shaft above the fuselage that provides lift for the machine, with forward propulsion being provided by a conventional propeller: superseded in most applications by the helicopter. Historical Examples Climbing out of the autogiro they walked towards the center of the island where the sand was […]