a device consisting of a flexible wire that is pressed at one end to trip a shutter mechanism on a camera.
a short length of flexible cable, used to operate the shutter of a camera without shaking it
a railway on which the cars are pulled by a moving cable under the roadway. noun a railway on which individual cars are drawn along by a strong cable or metal chain operated by a stationary motor
a series of stitches used in knitting to produce a cable effect. the pattern produced by a cable-stitch. to produce such a stitch or pattern.
the passage from the mouth to the stomach or to the lungs, including the pharynx, esophagus, larynx, and trachea. some analogous or similar narrowed part or passage. the front of the neck below the chin and above the collarbone. the narrow opening between a fireplace and its flue or smoke chamber, often closed by a […]
(in most vertebrates) one of the hard bodies or processes usually attached in a row to each jaw, serving for the prehension and mastication of food, as weapons of attack or defense, etc., and in mammals typically composed chiefly of dentin surrounding a sensitive pulp and covered on the crown with enamel. (in invertebrates) any […]