Sentence Examples


  • This tendency can be resisted by giving a twist to the torsion head and so applying to the movable coil through the spring a restoring torque, which opposes the torque due to the dynamic action of the currents.
  • The problem of the causes of the torsion of the Gastropod body has been much discussed.
  • The Gastropoda are mainly characterized by a loss of symmetry, produced by torsion of the visceral sac. This torsion may be resolved into two successive movements.
  • 1, A), and agrees with the method of coiling of a mollusc without lateral torsion, such as Nautilus.
  • In all these cases the torsion and asymmetry of the body are unaffected.
 

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