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(in a gear or rack) an imaginary surface forming a plane (pitch plane) a cylinder (pitch cylinder) or a cone or frustrum (pitch cone) that moves tangentially to a similar surface in a meshing gear so that both surfaces travel at the same speed.
an imaginary cylinder passing through, and coaxial with, the threads of a screw so that its intersection with opposite flanks of any groove is equal to half the thread pitch
[pich-dahrk] /ˈpɪtʃˈdɑrk/ adjective 1. dark or black as pitch: a pitch-dark night. adjective 1. extremely or completely dark
noun 1. a battle in which the orderly arrangement of armed forces and the location have been predetermined. 2. an encounter in which the antagonists are completely and intensely engaged: The dispute evolved into a pitched battle between management and labor. noun 1. a battle ensuing from the deliberate choice of time and place, engaging […]
[pich-er] /ˈpɪtʃ ər/ noun 1. a container, usually with a handle and spout or lip, for holding and pouring liquids. 2. Botany. [pich-er] /ˈpɪtʃ ər/ noun 1. a person who . 2. Baseball. the player who throws the ball to the opposing batter. 3. Also called number seven iron. Golf. a club with an iron […]
[pich-er-foo l] /ˈpɪtʃ ərˌfʊl/ noun, plural pitcherfuls. 1. the amount held by a .