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Definition of Tubes
Tube Tube, n. (Elec. Railways)
A tunnel for a tube railway; also (Colloq.), a tube railway.
TubeTube Tube, n. [L. tubus; akin to tuba a trumpet: cf F. tube.]
1. A hollow cylinder, of any material, used for the
conveyance of fluids, and for various other purposes; a
2. A telescope. ``Glazed optic tube.' --Milton.
3. A vessel in animal bodies or plants, which conveys a fluid
or other substance.
4. (Bot.) The narrow, hollow part of a gamopetalous corolla.
5. (Gun.) A priming tube, or friction primer. See under
Priming, and Friction.
6. (Steam Boilers) A small pipe forming part of the boiler,
containing water and surrounded by flame or hot gases, or
else surrounded by water and forming a flue for the gases
to pass through.
(a) A more or less cylindrical, and often spiral, case
secreted or constructed by many annelids, crustaceans,
insects, and other animals, for protection or
concealment. See Illust. of Tubeworm.
(b) One of the siphons of a bivalve mollusk.
Capillary tube, a tube of very fine bore. See Capillary.
Fire tube (Steam Boilers), a tube which forms a flue.
Tube coral. (Zo["o]l.) Same as Tubipore.
Tube foot (Zo["o]l.), one of the ambulacral suckers of an
Tube plate, or Tube sheet (Steam Boilers), a flue plate.
See under Flue.
Tube pouch (Mil.), a pouch containing priming tubes.
Tube spinner (Zo["o]l.), any one of various species of
spiders that construct tubelike webs. They belong to
Tegenaria, Agelena, and allied genera.
Water tube (Steam Boilers), a tube containing water and
surrounded by flame or hot gases. TubeTube Tube, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Tubed; p. pr. & vb. n.
To furnish with a tube; as, to tube a well.
Meaning of Tubes from wikipedia
- head of A&R in San Francisco, made some Tubes
demos, but NY [CBS] Corporate would
due to the radical nature
(2003 film), a 2003 Korean
film The Tube
(TV series), a music related
4 in the United Kingdom
is an American
video-sharing website headquartered
in San Bruno, California. Three former PayPal
employees—Chad Hurley, Steve
Chen, and Jawed
- enthusiasts prefer
for their tube
sound. Not all electronic circuit
are vacuum tubes
. Gas-filled tubes
devices, but containing...
of very high performance medical
. X-ray tubes evolved
from experimental Crookes tubes
X-rays were first discovered
- The fallopian tubes
, also known
as oviducts, uterine tubes
, or salpinges
(singular salpinx) are uterine
- tracheal tube
now used routinely
in surgery. Previously, red rubber
were used, then sterilized
for re-use. Tracheal tubes
- Eustachian tube dysfunction caused
by excessive mucus production
which, in turn, causes obstruction
to the openings
of the Eustachian tubes
. In severe...
of the uterine tube
(plural ostia) may refer
to the proximal
or distal opening
of the tube
the Fallopian tube
. The proximal tubal
- pressure. Chest tubes
made from clear plastics
like PVC and soft silicone. Chest tubes
are made in a range
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