coiled coiled  /ˈkɔ ɪld/

Definition(s):

  • (adj) curled or wound (especially in concentric rings or spirals)

News

  1. Xtreme Drilling and Coil Services Provides Eagle Ford Shale Update

    Xtreme Drilling and Coil Services (XDC.TO) announced record depths reached for coiled tubing completion operations in the Eagle Ford shale. XSR Operational Update: In the month of May Xtreme
    on June 17, 2013     Source: Nasdaq

  2. Xtreme Pushes 2 5/8" Coiled Tubing Completions to Record Depths

    Xtreme Drilling and Coil Services announce record depths reached for coiled tubing completion operations in the Eagle Ford shale.
    on June 17, 2013     Source: Marketwired via Yahoo! Finance

  3. Regional Manager

    Blowout Tools, Inc., a Superior Energy Services Company , specializes in furnishing rental tools such as blowout preventers, choke manifolds, spools, adapters, flanges, piping, and downhole valves and nipples for drilling, workover, high pressure workover, coiled tubing, snubbing, blowout, and ultra-deep water and horizontal drilling operations.
    on June 13, 2013     Source: Rigzone

Quotes

  1. "It is a much more interior journey than the previous films," Goldenberg says. "Harry is struggling. He's haunted. He's isolated and misunderstood and has a deep longing to connect. He's so emotionally impacted that he's a coiled spring."
    on Jul 9, 2007 By: Michael Goldenberg Source: USA Today

  2. "He had a very specific way of moving," said Wright by phone from New York. "He held his body with a sort of coiled rigidity. In some ways, he vibrated from within. And there's a sideways movement. It's almost as though he's emerging out of...
    on Jan 17, 2009 By: Jeffrey Wright Source: Los Angeles Times

  3. "We're not sure," Block said, "but we speculate that maybe kinesin's coiled neck is getting over-wound and under-wound a little bit every time it takes a step."
    on Dec 5, 2003 By: Steven M Block Source: Stanford Report

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subordinate subordinate
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