side wall

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side wall

1. A wall that forms the side of a building or other structure. OK, class, line up at the side wall! At every school dance, Peggy found herself drawn to boys who leaned against the side walls and looked as if they had no interest in being there.
2. The side of the tire on a motor vehicle. A: "How will I know what kind of tires to get?" B: "Well, there's information printed on the side wall of a tire—you can look there to find out more about the ones you currently have."
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He reached for me with his long arm, and his nails tore my flesh as I leaped back from the clutch and gained the comparative safety of the side-wall.
I gave him as good as he sent, and better; for he presented a good target, while he caught only glimpses of me as I snuggled against the side-wall.
We shrank back against the side-walls, where we were almost out of range.
Moreover, the rain (which falls at stated intervals) coming always from the North, is an additional assistance; and in the towns we have the guidance of the houses, which of course have their side-walls running for the most part North and South, so that the roofs may keep off the rain from the North.
Since reporting in August the company has drilled to a depth of 12,940 feet where it conducted electric line logging, acquired side-wall cores in selected zones and successfully installed and cemented a 9 5/8a[euro] casing string.
The ETU200 series tube heater can be common vented for ease of installation or individually direct vented for through-the-roof or side-wall venting.
Avalanche trucks are made in Mexico in volumes of 110,000 a year with tonneaus and side-wall storage boxes as original equipment.
As well as dark field and form number detection the inspector employs two cameras to inspect the side-walls and two to monitor the side-wall stress.
This observation confirmed the fact that the patient had a side-wall type vascular injury (figure 4).
The resin also boasts a wider blowing window, enhanced ESCR, and lower side-wall haze.
Key products include MONO-LUBE[R] inside tire lubes, bladder coatings, outside tire lubes and MONO-COAT[R] semi-permanent products to assist release and keep molds cleaner longer in the tread and side-wall areas.
Move loose-flowing granular materials or transport scrap to a size-reduction unit with the new inclined and cleated, side-wall belt conveyor from Bilt-Rite Conveyors Inc., Garfield, N.J.
Side-wall information in three areas caused the mislabeling - the tires had two sizes branded on the sidewall, no DOT designation and an incorrect PSI figure.
A selection of 36 test structures was incorporated into the test chip that was patterned in the device layer of 110 silicon-on-insulator wafers based on well-established silicon micro-machining technology that produced feature side-walls having near-atomic planarity.