an imaginary line in the cross section of a beam, shaft, or the like, along which no stresses occur.
(engineering) the line or plane through the section of a beam or plate which does not suffer extension or compression when the beam or plate bends
noun, Chemistry. 1. . [ak-ruh-fley-vin, -veen] /ˌæk rəˈfleɪ vɪn, -vin/ noun, Chemistry. 1. an orange-brown, granular solid, C 14 H 14 N 3 Cl: used chiefly in medicine as an antiseptic. /ˌækrɪˈfleɪvɪn; -viːn/ noun 1. a brownish or orange-red powder used in medicine as an antiseptic and disinfectant. Formula: C14H14N3Cl acriflavine ac·ri·fla·vine (āk’rə-flā’vēn’, -vĭn) n. […]
- New ageism
noun any expression, behavior, or entity that is characteristic of New Age culture Examples The wearing of prayer beads is a New Ageism. Usage Note New Agey adj
noun 1. a city in S Indiana, on the Ohio River.
noun 1. an English translation of the Bible based on the original languages, prepared by Catholic Biblical scholars, and first published in 1970.