fused fused  /ˈfjuzd/

Definition(s):

  • (adj) joined together into a whole

Usage(s):

  1. In the Lynn works of the General Electric Company, has been produced a substance known as a clear fused quartz, which possesses an astonishing catalog of uses and properties:.
  2. For this fall, it will come fused with the kilt, with kick pleats to add greater movement.
  3. Using tones of stony authority fused with acidic mockery, Meyssan casts the events of Sept.

News

  1. High Pressure Fittings fit 360 µm tubing.

    Cheminert UHPLC Fittings permit direct connection of 360 micron OD fused silica, PEEK®, stainless, or electroformed nickel tubing without use of liners. Because of fitting's fine 2–56 threads, leak-free connection that seals at pressures in excess of 20,000 psi can be formed with manual tool. Fittings in PEEK can be used safely up to 10,000 psi. Supplied with PEEK or stainless nut ...
    on June 13, 2013     Source: ThomasNet

  2. Animal clinic rescues 6 squirrels with tails fused together

    It was a strange sight: six otherwise adorable squirrels with their tails fused together. The “squirrel kings” formation, as it’s called, resulted in the rodents connected to each other from behind, unable to escape their bonds and headed for death or dismemberment. The squirrels were lucky to be discovered by a caring individual who brought [...]
    on June 13, 2013     Source: The Sideshow via Yahoo! News

  3. Researcher: Car voice commands more distracting than mobile phones

    LANDOVER, Md. — Big engines and cushy seats are not enough for today’s automobile buyers. They want cars fused with computers. Machines that respond to their voice. Access to the Web while changing lanes.
    on June 13, 2013     Source: The Troy Record

Quotes

  1. "The way Iraqis are reading the events of Basra and Baghdad is the government against extremist militias. That's what has fused political support for Prime Minister Maliki and his government in a way that we just haven't seen," Crocker said....
    on Apr 9, 2008 By: Ryan Crocker Source: Reuters

  2. Kuo pointed out that "God and politics had become very much fused together into a sort of a single entity. Where, in a way, politics was the fourth part of the trinity. God the Father, God the Son, God the Holy Spirit, and God the politician."...
    on Dec 8, 2006 By: David Kuo Source: Bend Weekly

  3. "The central part of the huge star had fused to oxygen near the end of its life, and was very hot," Filippenko explains. "Then the most energetic photons of light turned into electron-positron pairs, robbing the core of pressure and causing...
    on Dec 2, 2009 By: Alex Filippenko Source: Science Daily (press release)

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