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Concuss
Concuss Con*cuss", v. t. [L. concussus, p. p. of concutere. See Concussion.] 1. To shake or agitate. ``Concussed with uncertainty.' --Daniel. 2. (Law) To force (a person) to do something, or give up something, by intimidation; to coerce. --Wharton.
Concussation
Concussation Con`cus*sa"tion, n. A violent shock or agitation. [Obs.] --Bp. Hall.
Concussion
Concussion Con*cus"sion, n. [L. concussio, fr. concutere, concussum, to shake violenty; con- + quatere to shake. See Cashier, Quash.] 1. A shaking or agitation; a shock; caused by the collision of two bodies. It is believed that great ringing of bells, in populous cities, hath dissipated pestilent air; which may be from the concussion of the air. --Bacon. 2. (Med.) A condition of lowered functional activity, without visible structural change, produced in an organ by a shock, as by fall or blow; as, a concussion of the brain. 3. (Civil Law) The unlawful forcing of another by threats of violence to yield up something of value. Then concussion, rapine, pilleries, Their catalogue of accusations fill. --Daniel. Concussion fuse (Mil.), one that is ignited by the concussion of the shell when it strikes. Syn: See Shock.
Concussion fuse
Concussion Con*cus"sion, n. [L. concussio, fr. concutere, concussum, to shake violenty; con- + quatere to shake. See Cashier, Quash.] 1. A shaking or agitation; a shock; caused by the collision of two bodies. It is believed that great ringing of bells, in populous cities, hath dissipated pestilent air; which may be from the concussion of the air. --Bacon. 2. (Med.) A condition of lowered functional activity, without visible structural change, produced in an organ by a shock, as by fall or blow; as, a concussion of the brain. 3. (Civil Law) The unlawful forcing of another by threats of violence to yield up something of value. Then concussion, rapine, pilleries, Their catalogue of accusations fill. --Daniel. Concussion fuse (Mil.), one that is ignited by the concussion of the shell when it strikes. Syn: See Shock.
Concussion fuze
Fuze Fuze, n. A tube, filled with combustible matter, for exploding a shell, etc. See Fuse, n. Chemical fuze, a fuze in which substances separated until required for action are then brought into contact, and uniting chemically, produce explosion. Concussion fuze, a fuze ignited by the striking of the projectile. Electric fuze, a fuze which is ignited by heat or a spark produced by an electric current. Friction fuze, a fuze which is ignited by the heat evolved by friction. Percussion fuze, a fuze in which the ignition is produced by a blow on some fulminating compound. Time fuze, a fuze adapted, either by its length or by the character of its composition, to burn a certain time before producing an explosion.
Concussive
Concussive Con*cus"sive, a. Having the power or quality of shaking or agitating. --Johnson.
Inconcussible
Inconcussible In`con*cus"si*ble, a. [Pref. in- not + L. concussibilis that can be shaken. See Concussion.] Not concussible; that cannot be shaken.

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- dress (1979–1980). 'le langage et l'interpréteur 'isabelle', spécialement conçus pour utilisations arithmétiques'. séminaire de théorie des nombres de bordeaux
- mathematical society. 55: 1004–1012. doi:10.1090/s0002-9904-1949-09327-8.  concus, p.; c****att, d.; jaehnig, g.; melby, e. (1963). 'tables for the evaluation
- salzer, herbert e.; johnson, robert s.; fettis, henry e.; caslin, james c.; concus, paul (july 1966). 'errata 393: milton abramowitz & irene a. stegun, editors
- « pneu » et « roue » d'une voiture. on dit l'un pour l'autre. il y a des pneus conçus pour recevoir une chambre à air, il y en a qui s'utilisent sans chambre
- to m****ille'. soccerway. 30 august 2013. retrieved 2 september 2013.  'conçus par nike, les maillots 2013-2014 du losc dévoilés'. lille osc. 9 july 2013
- de 16400 m² posé en bord de seine sur le quai marcel boyer. l’immeuble, conçu par l’architecte jean-claude besseau et livré à general electric par le
- as concrete experience: 'the ability of slaves to imagine freedom ('le conçu') was contingent upon their being able to experience freedom, and the
- raconte comment olympias, abusée par les tours de magie de nectanebo, a conçu alexandre avec lui, sous la forme d'un dragon.  maspero, gaston, po****r