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a groove in a shaft, the hub of a wheel, etc., for receiving part of a
holding it to another part.
a slot in a lock for receiving and guiding the
(in poured-concrete construction) a longitudinal groove in a footing, or in a pour that has set, providing a
for newly poured concrete.
a depression or slot carved into rock to provide a bond or anchorage for a structure, as a dam.
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, or ditch, is an area excavated by the dragline along the seam coal bench.
, or ditch, was an area excavated by the dragline along the seam coal bench.
The user must align the key and
to advance the introducer through the guide tube.
The orientation of the
thereby defines the exit direction of the introducer.
Measurement will be taken along the centerline of
dimensions to ensure tighter joints between panels.
should be located at mid-depth of the slab to ensure maximum strength.
The shaft shall be turned and polished and have a
machined on the inboard extension to accept a coupling half.
One mechanic should be guiding the tire
The impeller hub shall be provided with a
and key and will be locked to the pump shaft and retained with an expansion ring.
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a longitudinal slot cut into a component to accept a key that engages with a similar slot on a mating component to prevent relative motion of the two components
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