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  • Coils — Recorded in the spellings of MacCool., MacIlhoyle, MacCole, Cole, Coil, Coils, Coll, and Coyle, this interesting surname has three possible origins. Firstly, it may be a pet form of the personal name Nicholas , itself coming from the Greek… …   Surnames reference

  • coils — kɔɪl n. cylinder, roll; ring, link; wrapping, winding v. bind, wrap; twist, wind …   English contemporary dictionary

  • Mortal Coils — 1st edition (publ. Chatto Windus) Mortal Coils is a collection of five short fictional pieces written by Aldous Huxley in 1922. The title uses a phrase from Hamlet, Act 3, Scene 1: ... To die, to sleep, To sleep, perchance to dream; aye, there s… …   Wikipedia

  • Transportation coils — The Transportation Coils series is a set of definitive stamps issued by the United States Postal Service between 1981 and 1995. Officially dubbed the Transportation Issue or Transportation Series , they have come to be called the transportation… …   Wikipedia

  • Snake coils (geology) — Snake coils is a descriptive term used by physical geologist and glaciologists to describe the snake coil like shape that occurs along certain ablation lines. Essentially miniature tunnel valleys, the peculiar natural shapes were first described… …   Wikipedia

  • Reheating coils —   A part of some air conditioning systems. Electric coils in air ducts used primarily to raise the temperature of circulated air after it was over cooled to remove moisture. Some buildings have reheating coils as their sole heating source.   U.S …   Energy terms

  • astatic coils — noun an arrangement of coils used in sensitive electrical instruments; the coils are arranged to give zero resultant external magnetic field when a current passes through them and to have zero electromotive force induced in them by an external… …   Useful english dictionary

  • gradient coils — a group of radiofrequency coils oriented in different directions so that they generate a magnetic field gradient …   Medical dictionary

  • shim coils — radiofrequency coils that create additional weak magnetic fields in order to provide shim …   Medical dictionary

  • Helmholtz coils — Helmholco ritės statusas T sritis fizika atitikmenys: angl. Helmholtz coils vok. Helmholtz Spulen, f rus. катушки Гельмгольца, f; кольца Гельмгольца, n pranc. bobines de Helmholtz, f …   Fizikos terminų žodynas

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