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Definition of Simple
Simple Sim"ple, v. i.
To gather simples, or medicinal plants.
As simpling on the flowery hills she [Circe] strayed.
SimpleSimple Sim"ple, n. [F. See Simple, a.]
1. Something not mixed or compounded. ``Compounded of many
2. (Med.) A medicinal plant; -- so called because each
vegetable was supposed to possess its particular virtue,
and therefore to constitute a simple remedy.
What virtue is in this remedy lies in the naked
simple itself as it comes over from the Indies.
(a) A drawloom.
(b) A part of the apparatus for raising the heddles of a
4. (R. C. Ch.) A feast which is not a double or a semidouble. SimplePendulum Pen"du*lum, n.; pl. Pendulums. [NL., fr. L.
pendulus hanging, swinging. See Pendulous.]
A body so suspended from a fixed point as to swing freely to
and fro by the alternate action of gravity and momentum. It
is used to regulate the movements of clockwork and other
Note: The time of oscillation of a pendulum is independent of
the arc of vibration, provided this arc be small.
Ballistic pendulum. See under Ballistic.
Compensation pendulum, a clock pendulum in which the effect
of changes of temperature of the length of the rod is so
counteracted, usually by the opposite expansion of
differene metals, that the distance of the center of
oscillation from the center of suspension remains
invariable; as, the mercurial compensation pendulum, in
which the expansion of the rod is compensated by the
opposite expansion of mercury in a jar constituting the
bob; the gridiron pendulum, in which compensation is
effected by the opposite expansion of sets of rodsof
Compound pendulum, an ordinary pendulum; -- so called, as
being made up of different parts, and contrasted with
Conical or Revolving, pendulum, a weight connected by a
rod with a fixed point; and revolving in a horizontal
cyrcle about the vertical from that point.
Pendulum bob, the weight at the lower end of a pendulum.
Pendulum level, a plumb level. See under Level.
Pendulum wheel, the balance of a watch.
Simple or Theoretical, pendulum, an imaginary pendulum
having no dimensions except length, and no weight except
at the center of oscillation; in other words, a material
point suspended by an ideal line.
Meaning of Simple from wikipedia
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- A Simple Favor
is a 2018 American black comedy mystery thriller
by Paul Feig from a screenplay
on the 2017 novel...
Plan is a Canadian
rock band from Montreal, Quebec. Members
are Pierre Bouvier
(lead vocals), Jeff Stinco
(lead guitar), Sébastien Lefebvre
and how the fruits
develop. Simple fruits
can be either
dry or fleshy, and result
from the ripening
of a simple
or compound ovary
in a flower
- columnar, and cuboidal. These
can be arranged
in a single layer
squamous, columnar, or cuboidal, or in layers
- Simple Minds
are a Scottish
rock band formed
in 1977. The most commercially successful Scottish
band of the 1980s, they achieved
five UK Albums...
- KISS, an acronym
for "keep it simple
, stupid" or "keep it stupid simple
", is a design principle noted
by the U.S. Navy in 1960. The KISS principle
- The Simple
Life is an American reality television
series. The series aired
2, 2003 to August
5, 2007. The first three seasons aired
- Simple cuboidal epithelium
is a type of epithelium
of a single layer
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