Sentence Examples


  • Screw adjustments are provided for closing or opening the air gap between the electromagnets and armatures, for raising or lowering the siphon, and for adjusting the point of the siphon to the centre or side of the paper strip. The received signals are recorded on the paper strip in an undulating continuous line of ink, and are distinguished by the length of deviation from zero.
  • The deviation of the ray at D is 7r-2r.
  • If the refracting angleof the prism is small, then the ratio of the dispersion to the mean deviation of the two rays is the dispersive power of the material of the prism.
  • Instead of the mean deviation, 2 (SF -}-5c), it is more usual to take the deviation of some intermediate ray.
  • The deviation from the vertical, was regulated and measured by the introduction of a screw and a plumb-line.