TUBE


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TUBETotally Unnecessary Breast Examination
TUBETuskegee University Business And Engineering Conference
TUBEThermal Underwater Buoyancy Exchange (hurricane prevention invention)
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The thickness of the wall of the tube varies from a thirtieth to a twentieth of an inch, and occasionally even equals a tenth.
Maston knew no bounds, and he narrowly escaped a frightful fall while staring down the tube.
And then the Martian beside us raised his tube on high and discharged it, gunwise, with a heavy report that made the ground heave.
The tiny airships, dispatched from the warships, contained but two men each, and over all cities, towns, and villages they wheeled and curved, one man directing the ship, the other man throwing over the glass tubes.
He sent up his words, tripping over each other, crowding the narrow tube.
From the lowest part of my balloon, which is hermetically closed, issue two tubes a little distance apart.
Challenger walked across to the oxygen tube, and the sound of the loud hissing fell away till it was the most gentle sibilation.
He concluded a long harangue by taking off his funnel-cap, inserting the tube into my gullet, and thus deluging me with an ocean of Kirschenwässer, which he poured, in a continuous flood, from one of the long necked bottles that stood him instead of an arm.
The U-33 trembled from stem to stern as the torpedo shot from its tube.
This receives confirmation from the circumstance, that it is observed of animals destitute of lungs that they have also but one cavity in the heart, and that in children who cannot use them while in the womb, there is a hole through which the blood flows from the hollow vein into the left cavity of the heart, and a tube through which it passes from the arterial vein into the grand artery without passing through the lung.
At each end of its axis this screw is supported by pillars of hollow brass tube descending from the hoop.
Ever since the rainy evening when he had sheltered her under his umbrella to her Tube station, he had known perfectly well how things were with her.