rigid

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rigid metal bar between the front suspensions and between the rear suspensions of cars and trucks; serves to stabilize the chassis anti-sway bar , stabilizer bar
tough more-or-less rigid protective covering of an animal or plant armor , armour
tufted rigid North American perennial with loose clusters of white flowers Aster ptarmicoides , upland white aster
war, rigid economy during austerity
rigid piece of metal or wood; usually used as a fastening or obstruction or weapon bar
rigid connective tissue that makes up the skeleton of vertebrates bone , os
annual of southwestern United States having rigid woody branches with sticky foliage and yellow flowers broom-weed , broomweed , Gutierrezia texana
any of several fishes having rigid flattened spines burrfish
social class that is rigid caste
having a nervous disorder in which muscles stiffen and movement is rigid catatonic
rigid layer of polysaccharides enclosing the membrane of plant and prokaryotic cells; maintains the shape of the cell and serves as a protective barrier cell wall
German inventor who designed and built the first rigid motorized dirigible (1838-1917) Count Ferdinand von Zeppelin , Zeppelin
rigid layer of the Earth's crust that is believed to drift slowly crustal plate , plate
one-celled monerans having simple cells with rigid walls and (in motile types) flagella division Eubacteria
vascular tissue capable of filling with blood and becoming rigid erectile tissue
large group of bacteria having rigid cell walls; motile types have flagella eubacteria , eubacterium , true bacteria
rigid spirally curved elongate bacteria family Spirillaceae , Spirillaceae
wallboard composed of wood chips or shavings bonded together with resin and compressed into rigid sheets fiberboard , fibreboard , particle board
rigid magnetic disk mounted permanently in a drive unit fixed disk , hard disc , hard disk
rigid structure frame
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