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  • file card brush — A brush with angled wire bristles for cleaning between the teeth on a file or the threads on a bolt …   Dictionary of automotive terms

  • brush — [1] A paintbrush. See airbrush. [2] The pieces of carbon, or copper, that rub against the commutator on the generator or starter motor or against the slip rings on an alternator. As they wear down, they need to be replaced. Also see carbon brush… …   Dictionary of automotive terms

  • card — See file card brush …   Dictionary of automotive terms

  • card — card1 [kärd] n. [ME carde < OFr carte < ML carta, card, paper < L charta, leaf of paper, tablet < Gr chartēs, layer of papyrus; prob. < Egypt] 1. a flat, stiff piece of thick paper or thin pasteboard, usually rectangular, as a) any …   English World dictionary

  • Card — The term card (from Greek χάρτης chartēs , paper, papyrus ), primarily refers to cardboard or a piece of this.More generally, the term can refer to any of various small flat objects, typically made from heavy paper or plastic. In particular: *… …   Wikipedia

  • card — 1. n. & v. n. 1 thick stiff paper or thin pasteboard. 2 a a flat piece of this, esp. for writing or printing on. b = POSTCARD. c a card used to send greetings, issue an invitation, etc. (birthday card). d = visiting card. e = business card. f a… …   Useful english dictionary

  • card — I. /kad / (say kahd) noun 1. a piece of stiff paper or thin pasteboard, usually rectangular, for various uses: a business card. 2. → postcard. 3. a piece of cardboard with more or less elaborate ornamentation, bearing a complimentary greeting: a… …   Australian English dictionary

  • card or cardboard —    A stiff paper which may be of any of many thicknesses, typically made of pressed paper pulp or adhered sheets of paper. Special types include bristol board, corrugated cardboard, foam core or foam board, illustration board, matboard, and… …   Glossary of Art Terms

  • IBM 80 series Card Sorters — Card Sorters in the IBM 80 series were: *IBM 80 Electric Punched Card Sorting Machine Introduced by IBM in 1925. This sorter was almost twice the speed of the older Hollerith 70 vertical sorter and used an entirely new magnetically operated… …   Wikipedia

  • A Brush with Fame — Infobox Television show name = A Brush With Fame caption = format = Art runtime = 60 minutes presenter = Carol Smilie channel = ITV country = UK first aired = October 2005 last aired = November 2005 related =| A Brush with Fame is an ITV… …   Wikipedia

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