a port in SE Vietnam: large natural harbour, used at times as a naval base by French, Japanese, US, and Russian forces successively. Pop: 147 000 (2006 est)
an inlet of the South China Sea, on the SE coast of Vietnam: U. S. military facility during the Vietnam War.
a river in E England flowing NE by Cambridge, into the Ouse River. 40 miles (64 km) long. noun a slider or roller attached to a rotating shaft to give a particular type of reciprocating motion to a part in contact with its profile noun a river in E England, in Cambridgeshire, flowing through Cambridge […]
a city in central Alberta, in W Canada, near Edmonton.
a shaft bearing integral cams. Historical Examples The Wright Brothers’ Engines and Their Design Leonard S. Hobbs. The Wright Brothers’ Engines and Their Design Leonard S. Hobbs. A History of Aeronautics E. Charles Vivian noun a shaft having one or more cams attached to it, esp one used to operate the valves of an internal-combustion […]