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Straight-four engine (2,177 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article

A straight-four engine (also called an inline-four) is a four-cylinder piston engine where cylinders are arranged in a line along a common crankshaft.
Grigor Dimitrov (19,093 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
level match was at the Rosmalen Open where he lost to Igor Andreev in straight sets. After his junior US Open title he won back to back futures tournaments
Heterosexuality (4,619 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
those attractions." Someone who is heterosexual is commonly referred to as straight. Along with bisexuality and homosexuality, heterosexuality is one of the
Ice Cube (6,270 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
songwriter, actor, and film producer. His lyrics on N.W.A's 1988 album Straight Outta Compton contributed to gangsta rap's widespread popularity, and his
Straight edge (4,045 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Straight edge (sometimes abbreviated sXe or signified by XXX or X) is a subculture of hardcore punk whose adherents refrain from using alcohol, tobacco
Straight-six engine (4,949 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
as a straight-six engine; abbreviated I6 or L6) is a piston engine with six cylinders arranged in a straight line along the crankshaft. A straight-six
Andy Murray (33,466 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Tomáš Berdych in straight sets to reach his third straight major final. In the final on 10 July, Murray defeated Raonic in straight sets to win his second
Direct-to-video (3,281 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Direct-to-video or straight-to-video refers to the release of a film, television series, short or special to the public immediately on home video formats
N.W.A (6,719 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Arabian Prince left shortly after the release of N.W.A's debut studio album, Straight Outta Compton, in 1988, with Ice Cube following suit in December 1989.
List of poker hands (3,363 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
ace-to-six low rules, or under high rules as part of a five-high straight or straight flush. Suits are not ranked, so hands that differ by suit alone are
Eminem (27,613 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
attempt to be heard after ducking and dodging Em for 7 years. It was a straight hoe move." The 2004 music video for "Just Lose It" generated controversy
Casper Ruud (5,936 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Tsitsipas in straight sets. He went on to record a straight sets victory in the quarterfinals over Alexander Bublik to reach his third straight ATP Masters
Jamie Foxx (5,474 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
which Foxx sang the Ray Charles-influenced "I Got a Woman" hook, then went straight to No. 1 on the Billboard Hot 100, remaining there for 10 weeks. In 2005
Television film (2,777 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
A television film, alternatively known as a television movie, made-for-TV film/movie, telefilm, telemovie or TV film/movie, is a feature-length film that
Stan Wawrinka (13,599 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Wawrinka defeated No. 2 Roger Federer in straight sets, an upset which halted the chance of a fourth straight Nadal-Federer final in Monte Carlo. At the
Maria Sharapova (21,938 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
straight sets. Next, she played in Rome, where she was seeded second and had a bye in the first round. She beat 16th seed Sloane Stephens in straight
Venus Williams (19,781 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Svetlana Kuznetsova and Ana Ivanovic in straight sets en route, where she defeated 18th seed Marion Bartoli also in straight sets. Williams thus became only the
Bolt action (4,452 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
bolt head relocks on the receiver. A less common bolt-action type is the straight-pull mechanism, where no upward handle-turning is needed and the bolt unlocks
Aryna Sabalenka (11,121 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Halep, whom she had never won a set against before, in straight sets. She then lost in straight sets to eventual runner-up Dayana Yastremska. Despite her
Poker (2,315 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Today the game has grown to become an extremely popular pastime worldwide. Straight flush Four of a kind In casual play, the right to deal a hand typically
Novak Djokovic (39,417 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
the final. In the Monte Carlo final, he lost in straight sets to Nadal. Djokovic also lost in straight sets to Nadal at the 2012 Rome Masters final. Djokovic
Caroline Wozniacki (17,955 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
then lost to Simona Halep in straight sets. At the US Open, Wozniacki defeated Duan Yingying and Chanelle Scheepers in straight sets, then lost to qualifier
Straight-three engine (1,431 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
A straight-three engine (also called an inline-triple or inline-three) is a three-cylinder piston engine where cylinders are arranged in a line along a
Quotation mark (9,645 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
names, the straight double quotation mark is prohibited, as it is a reserved character. The curved quotation marks, as well as the straight single quotation
Straight pool (2,057 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Straight pool, which is also called 14.1 continuous and 14.1 rack, is a cue sport in which two competing players attempt to pocket as many object balls
Straight Outta Compton (film) (9,326 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
Straight Outta Compton is a 2015 American epic biographical drama film directed by F. Gary Gray, depicting the rise and fall of the hip hop group N.W.A
Nick Kyrgios (14,677 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
first round of qualifying at the 2013 Australian Open to Bradley Klahn in straight sets. After winning the Boys' Singles, Kyrgios said his goal was to reach
Batting (cricket) (6,642 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
bowling that is pitched short. Shots may also be referred to as vertical or straight-bat shots, in which the bat is swung vertically at the ball (e.g. when
Dominic Thiem (14,436 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Mathieu in straight sets. In the second round he faced world No. 1 and the defending champion, Rafael Nadal, but was defeated in straight sets, only winning
Fatty acid (5,037 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
they do not cause the chain to bend much, and their shape is similar to straight saturated fatty acids. In most naturally occurring unsaturated fatty acids
Hair (8,352 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
cortex, and the shape of the fiber is related to how straight or curly the hair is. People with straight hair have round hair fibers. Oval and other shaped
Garbiñe Muguruza (9,804 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
falling in the round of 16 to the eventual champion, Agnieszka Radwańska, in straight sets. At the US Open, she qualified into the main draw of a Grand Slam
Coco Gauff (7,383 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Vesnina in straight sets in 70 minutes, and Kaja Juvan in straight sets in the third round. Gauff lost her next match to Angelique Kerber in straight sets,
Ōshima Strait (230 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The Ōshima Strait (大島海峡, Ōshima kaikyō) is a strait between the islands of Amami Ōshima and Kakeromajima in Japan. It is part of the Amami Guntō National
Rohan Bopanna (9,330 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
final in straight sets to German Peter Mayer-Tischer to finish runner-up in the clay court event. He then lost to Florin Mergea in straight sets of Kuwait
Cue sports (5,039 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
played on tables without pockets, typically ten feet in length, including straight rail, balkline, one-cushion carom, three-cushion billiards, artistic billiards
Bering Strait (2,121 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The Bering Strait (Russian: Берингов пролив, romanized: Beringov proliv) is a strait between the Pacific and Arctic oceans, separating the Chukchi Peninsula
Queer (3,997 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
especially because the dominant straight culture did not acknowledge such distinctions. Trade referred to straight men who would engage in same-sex activity;
Daniil Medvedev (8,289 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
ATP World Tour win at the 2016 Ricoh Open, defeating Horacio Zeballos in straight sets.[citation needed] Medvedev was disqualified from the second round
Ana Ivanovic (13,882 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
tournament, when she took Venus Williams to two tiebreaks, before losing in straight sets in the second round of the Zurich Open. She had held several set points
Bourbon whiskey (6,214 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
vanillins in the charred wood. Straight bourbon must be aged at least two years, and blended bourbon must contain at least 51% straight bourbon on a proof gallon
Stefanos Tsitsipas (9,073 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
comfortable straight sets win over Gilles Simon, before surviving a five set thriller with Thanasi Kokkinakis. He then beat Mikael Ymer in straight sets before
Straight man (541 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The straight man is a stock character in a comedy performance, especially a double act, sketch comedy, or farce. When a comedy partner behaves eccentrically
Straight ally (2,746 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
A straight ally, heterosexual ally, or cis ally (often simply called an ally) is a heterosexual and cisgender person who supports equal civil rights, gender
Elina Svitolina (10,192 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Kuznetsova in the opening round in straight sets. She went on to reach the third round, losing to Sloane Stephens in straight sets. After defending her Baku
Trans man (3,963 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
respondents who identified as trans men, 23% identified as heterosexual or straight. The majority (65%) identified their sexual orientation or sexual identity
Swing time (2,494 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
"Straight" versus swung In music, the term swing has two main uses. Colloquially, it is used to describe the propulsive quality or "feel" of a rhythm,
Line (geometry) (4,299 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
In geometry, a straight line, usually abbreviated line, is an infinitely long object with no width, depth, or curvature, an idealization of such physical
NBA Finals (6,154 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Finals they reached during 13 seasons (1956–57 to 1968–69), including eight straight NBA championships from 1959 through 1966. During this time the St. Louis
Play (theatre) (1,636 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
which incorporates music, dance, and songs sung by characters, the term "straight play" is often used. For a brief play, the term "playlet" is occasionally
World Straight Pool Championship (531 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The World Straight Pool Championship is a pool competition, that was held up until the game of Nine-ball became popularized in America. It was the most
Play (theatre) (1,636 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
which incorporates music, dance, and songs sung by characters, the term "straight play" is often used. For a brief play, the term "playlet" is occasionally
Jeans (5,568 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
material below the knee is altogether away from the leg and descends as a straight line, standard type descends down to the ankle; cropped variant: the leg
Pool (cue sports) (2,589 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
popular include: eight-ball, blackball, nine-ball, ten-ball, seven-ball, straight pool, one-pocket, and bank pool. Eight-ball is the most frequently played
Alex de Minaur (7,611 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
American Steve Johnson in straight sets before scoring a career high win against world number 24 Milos Raonic in straight sets. He then defeated qualifier
Victoria Azarenka (15,246 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
straight sets. She then defeated Tamira Paszek in the quarterfinals, also in straight sets, before losing to Serena Williams for the sixth straight time
Heteroflexibility (1,887 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
distinguish it from bisexuality. It has been characterized as "mostly straight". Although sometimes equated with bi-curiosity to describe a broad continuum
Chiropractic (17,823 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
other than musculoskeletal issues. Chiropractic has two main groups: "straights", now the minority, emphasize vitalism, "Innate Intelligence", and consider
The Georgia Straight (2,097 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The Georgia Straight is a free Canadian weekly news and entertainment newspaper published in Vancouver, British Columbia, by Overstory Media Group. Often
Hardcore punk (18,056 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
as well as in Canada and the United Kingdom. Hardcore has spawned the straight edge movement and its associated sub-movements, hardline and youth crew
Willie Mosconi (2,499 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
players of all time. Between the years of 1941 and 1957, he won the World Straight Pool Championship nineteen times. For most of the 20th century, his name
Félix Auger-Aliassime (6,215 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
singles title at the G3 in Querétaro. A week later, he won his second straight ITF junior singles title and first doubles title at the G4 in Zapopan.
Kei Nishikori (10,736 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
López in straight sets in the fourth round. In the 2015 Miami Open, he defeated Mikhail Youzhny, Viktor Troicki and David Goffin all in straight sets losing
200 metres (2,748 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
home straight, so a combination of techniques is needed to successfully run the race. A slightly shorter race, called the stadion and run on a straight track
Petra Kvitová (26,046 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Malena Gordo before losing to eventual semifinalist Katarzyna Piter in straight sets. In doubles, she played alongside fellow Czech Kateřina Vaňková but
Straight pride (3,484 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Straight pride is a reactionary slogan that arose in the 1980s and early 1990s and has primarily been used by social conservatives as a political stance
Samantha Stosur (13,885 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
2008 to June 2017, and was ranked inside the top 25 for a period of nine straight years. She won a combined total of 40 career titles (9 in singles, 28 in
Shotacon (1,667 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
others, he is paired with a female, which the general community would call "straight shota." In some works, the shota character is paired with an older girl
Jessica Pegula (5,150 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
straight sets. She then competed at the Australian Open for the first time, where she was defeated by another American, Taylor Townsend, in straight sets
Tomáš Berdych (9,645 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Novak Djokovic in the semifinals. In the final, he lost to Rafael Nadal in straight sets. Berdych's biggest career title was the Paris Masters in 2005 as an
Straight-twin engine (4,120 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
A straight-twin engine, also known as an inline-twin, vertical-twin, or parallel-twin, is a two-cylinder piston engine whose cylinders are arranged in
Scottish Fold (3,360 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
straight-eared cats are mated with a fold, there is a 75% chance of folds (25% homozygous folds, 50% heterozygous folds) and 25% chance of straight ears
Roger Federer (27,807 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Djokovic since 2015) in straight sets to qualify for the semifinals. He then lost the semifinal to Stefanos Tsitsipas in straight sets. Federer began his
BMW 3 Series (E90) (4,514 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
In some areas of the United States, the 328i was powered by the BMW N51 straight-six engine and sold as a SULEV model. In some parts of the world, 4-cylinder
Straight Outta Nowhere: Scooby-Doo! Meets Courage the Cowardly Dog (1,309 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Straight Outta Nowhere: Scooby-Doo! Meets Courage the Cowardly Dog is a 2021 American animated comedy film produced by Warner Bros. Animation, and is the
2K12 Kub (5,334 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
vehicles, one of which carries the 1S91 (SURN vehicle, NATO designation "Straight Flush") 25 kW G/H band radar (with a range of 75 km (47 mi)) equipped with
Jo-Wilfried Tsonga (12,220 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Djokovic in straight sets. Tsonga showed excellent form in Toronto, winning his second Masters title by defeating Roger Federer in straight sets. Tsonga
Jannik Sinner (9,370 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Rublev in the first round in straight sets. In the second round, they lost to Marcel Granollers and Horacio Zeballos in straight sets. At the 2024 Miami Open
Carlos Alcaraz (8,288 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Sinner in straight sets in the second round, his third win over a top-10 player. In the third round, he was defeated by Hugo Gaston in straight sets. At
Angelique Kerber (15,410 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
the US Open, Kerber drew Serena Williams in the first round and lost in straight sets. Kerber achieved her first top-100 season finish in 2007, at world
Straight razor (8,212 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
A straight razor is a razor with a blade that can fold into its handle. They are also called open razors and cut-throat razors. The predecessors of the
Action (firearms) (3,817 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
the three most popular straight pull rifles together with Merkel Helix and Browning Maral. Some other notable modern straight pull rifles are made by
George Strait (7,586 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
three albums. Also in 1985, Strait released Something Special, the third-straight number-one album of his career, featuring the number-one single "The Chair"
Straight engine (798 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The straight engine (also called inline engine) is a configuration of multi-cylinder piston engine where all of the cylinders are arranged in a single
Straight Outta Compton (5,569 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Straight Outta Compton is the debut studio album by American gangsta rap group N.W.A, which, led by Eazy-E, formed in Los Angeles County's City of Compton
Queer heterosexuality (2,014 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
women; queer and straight". In 2005, Robert Heasley explored queer heterosexuality among a group of men that he identifies as "straight-queer males." According
Agnieszka Radwańska (11,205 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Ivanovic after the latter withdrew. She defeated Svetlana Kuznetsova in straight sets. Radwańska ended the year as the first Polish woman to surpass US$1
24 Hours of Le Mans (10,866 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
of 366 km/h (227 mph), and reached 407 km/h (253 mph) on the Mulsanne Straight in 1988 – instigating the addition of more chicanes to the track to reduce
Norton Atlas (456 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Motorcycle powered by straight-twin engines
Andrey Rublev (8,583 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Dimitrov in straight sets and made it through to the quarterfinals, beating David Goffin in the fourth round in straight sets. Rublev lost in straight sets to
Carom billiards (2,998 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
and historically are (chronologically by apparent date of development): straight rail, one-cushion, balkline, three-cushion and artistic billiards. Carom
Frank Taberski (639 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
1975. 1916 World Straight Pool Championship 1916 World Straight Pool Championship 1916 World Straight Pool Championship 1917 World Straight Pool Championship
Bacilli (423 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Bacilli is a taxonomic class of bacteria that includes two orders, Bacillales and Lactobacillales, which contain several well-known pathogens such as Bacillus
Drama (film and television) (2,312 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
ideology. Examples: Thank You for Smoking (2005) and Idiocracy (2006). Straight drama applies to those that do not attempt a specific approach to drama
David Ferrer (10,119 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
second rubber. In March, he reached the semifinals in Miami for a second straight year, where he defeated no. 4 Andy Roddick, but lost to Roger Federer.
Straight-eight engine (2,400 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The straight-eight engine or inline-eight engine (often abbreviated as I8 or L8) is an eight-cylinder internal combustion engine with all eight cylinders
Angle (6,722 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
equal to 1/2 turn (180° or π radians) is called a straight angle. An angle larger than a straight angle but less than 1 turn (between 180° and 360°)
Eugenie Bouchard (9,643 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Bouchard reached the semifinals of the junior Australian Open for the second straight year, but lost to Yulia Putintseva. Bouchard won her first professional
Single-elimination tournament (2,641 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
A single-elimination, knockout, or sudden-death tournament, is a type of elimination tournament where the loser of each match-up is immediately eliminated
Gaël Monfils (9,573 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
to fellow wildcard and junior and eventual finalist Richard Gasquet in straight sets. Three weeks later, he qualified for the 2004 Paris Masters, his first
David Ferrer (10,119 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
second rubber. In March, he reached the semifinals in Miami for a second straight year, where he defeated no. 4 Andy Roddick, but lost to Roger Federer.
Angle (6,722 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
equal to 1/2 turn (180° or π radians) is called a straight angle. An angle larger than a straight angle but less than 1 turn (between 180° and 360°)
Juan Martín del Potro (19,610 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
received wildcards to three ITF Circuit events in Argentina, where he lost in straight sets in the first round of each. As a junior, del Potro reached as high
Hardline (subculture) (2,172 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
that has its roots in the vegan straight edge hardcore punk scene. It is commonly seen as a more extreme version of straight edge, with influences from deep
Engine configuration (963 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
of straight engines include: Single cylinder Straight-2, also known as "parallel twin" Straight-3, also known as "inline-triple" Straight-4 Straight-5
Iga Świątek (13,472 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
win over world No. 3 Coco Gauff in straight sets. In the final, she beat again Aryna Sabalenka, this time in straight sets, becoming the most successful
Bartending terminology (1,271 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
terminology is used in bartending. Look up straight up in Wiktionary, the free dictionary. In bartending, the terms "straight up" and "up" ordinarily refer to an
Lleyton Hewitt (14,012 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
He finished his professional tennis career on 24 January 2016 after 20 straight Australian Open appearances. His last professional singles match was against
Frank Taberski (639 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
1975. 1916 World Straight Pool Championship 1916 World Straight Pool Championship 1916 World Straight Pool Championship 1917 World Straight Pool Championship
Armlock (2,412 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
sometimes used interchangeably with the terms armbar, cross armbar or straight armbar, is a Jujutsu, and thus a Judo, technique also widely used in other
Glossary of poker terms (14,176 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
than a straight. open To bet first. See main article: open open-ended straight draw, open-ended An outside straight draw. Also two-way straight draw or
Downburst (5,757 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
that emanates from a point source above and blows radially, that is, in straight lines in all directions from the area of impact at surface level. It originates
Danielle Collins (5,267 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
compatriot Taylor Townsend, before beating world No. 14, Madison Keys, in straight sets, followed by a victory over Sofya Zhuk. Although her run ended in
Queer Eye (2003 TV series) (3,432 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
the Bravo network in July 2003, initially broadcast as Queer Eye for the Straight Guy. The series was created by executive producers David Collins and Michael
Rectum (2,341 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The rectum (pl.: rectums or recta) is the final straight portion of the large intestine in humans and some other mammals, and the gut in others. The adult
Depreciation (3,855 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
activity (or use) of the asset. Straight-line depreciation is the simplest and most often used method. The straight-line depreciation is calculated by
Strait of Gibraltar (3,065 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The Strait of Gibraltar is a narrow strait that connects the Atlantic Ocean to the Mediterranean Sea and separates Europe from Africa. The two continents
Paula Abdul (8,491 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
number-one singles from a debut album on the Billboard Hot 100 chart: "Straight Up", "Forever Your Girl", "Cold Hearted", and "Opposites Attract". Her
Conventional sex (476 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Conventional sex, colloquially known as vanilla sex, is sexual behavior that is within the range of normality for a culture or subculture, and typically
Dillard University (2,714 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
dates to 1869 and its founding predecessor institutions—Straight University (later renamed Straight College) and Union Normal School (which developed into
Glossary of tennis terms (12,161 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
for winning or losing a set 6–1, with the straight shape of the one supposedly being reminiscent of the straight shape of a breadstick. See also bagel. Break
Linear equation (2,137 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
In mathematics, a linear equation is an equation that may be put in the form a 1 x 1 + … + a n x n + b = 0 , {\displaystyle a_{1}x_{1}+\ldots +a_{n}x_{n}+b=0
Minor Threat (2,654 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
distribution and concert promotion. Minor Threat's song "Straight Edge" was the basis of the straight edge movement, which emphasized a lifestyle without alcohol
I-D (1,209 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
dedicated to the photographic style in August 2003 (The Straight-Up Issue, No. 234). Today Straight-Ups continue to be featured in i-D. The editors of i-D
Razor (2,607 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
removal of body hair through the act of shaving. Kinds of razors include straight razors, safety razors, disposable razors, and electric razors. While the
All Time Low (5,074 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
They released their first live album, Straight to DVD, in 2010, and released their second live album, Straight to DVD II: Past, Present and Future Hearts
Maria Sakkari (7,562 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
second round to Karolína Muchová in straight sets. At Wimbledon, she lost in the third round to Tatjana Maria in straight sets. Sakkari hit 28 winners, but
Mount Panorama Circuit (5,187 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
viewed in three sections; the short pit straight and then a tight left turn into the long, steep Mountain straight; the tight, narrow section across the
Taylor Fritz (6,350 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
final, in straight sets. In June, Fritz won his first ATP Tour title at the Eastbourne International by defeating Sam Querrey in straight sets. In the
Cosmology of Tolkien's legendarium (4,804 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
the world". The only remaining way to reach Aman was the so called Old Straight Road, a hidden route leaving Middle-earth's curvature through sky and space
Anastasia Pavlyuchenkova (11,730 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Cup. She lost in the first round to rising Czech, Nicole Vaidišová, in straight sets.[citation needed] Pavlyuchenkova also played for the Sacramento Capitals
Richard Gasquet (10,350 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Tour singles final in Metz, losing to his countryman Jérôme Haehnel in straight sets. He also won the mixed doubles title at the French Open that year
Corentin Moutet (5,185 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
October, Moutet again reached the singles final, losing to João Menezes in straight sets. In doubles, he took his first title with Fernando Yamacita. At the
Alexander Zverev (19,408 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
and Diego Schwartzman, both in straight sets. Zverev then reached the final of the Paris Masters, beating Nadal in straight sets in the semifinals, where
Stairs (9,569 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
are very typically rectangular. Stairs may be straight, round, or may consist of two or more straight pieces connected at angles. Types of stairs include
Human back (1,318 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The human back, also called the dorsum (pl.: dorsa), is the large posterior area of the human body, rising from the top of the buttocks to the back of
Triangle (8,655 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
any two points determine a unique line segment situated within a unique straight line, and any three points, when non-collinear, determine a unique triangle
List of Toyota engines (2,744 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
This is a list of piston engines developed, independently or with other car companies, by Toyota Motor Corporation. Toyota has produced a wide variety
Orthodontics (6,149 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
(2015-01-01). "31 The straight wire appliance". Pocket Dentistry. Retrieved 2023-02-07. Andrews LF (July 1979). "The straight-wire appliance". British
Bernard Tomic (11,196 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
he lost to Gilles Simon in straight sets. At Wimbledon, Tomic beat Sam Querrey in five tough sets and James Blake in straight sets before recording a huge
Four-seam fastball (1,123 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
velocity; it travels to the batter's box with little or no "break" from straight-line flight—the intent being to challenge the batter's reaction time instead
Double act (5,198 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
behavior; each one serves as a foil to the other. One member of the duo—the "straight man", "feed", "dead wood", or stooge—is often portrayed as reasonable and
Hubert Hurkacz (7,676 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
John-Patrick Smith, Egor Gerasimov and Pedro Martínez Portero (all in straight sets) to enter into the first round. There, he faced Stefano Travaglia
Straight-five engine (1,448 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
along the crankshaft. Although less common than straight-four engines and straight-six engines, straight-five engine designs have been used by automobile
Changeup (1,024 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
and many considered it to be his best pitch. The most common type is the straight changeup. The ball is held with three fingers (instead of the usual two)
Strait of Georgia (1,435 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Strait inspired the name of Vancouver's alternative newspaper, The Georgia Straight, which has been published continuously since. Towns and cities on the strait
Los Angeles Lakers (18,897 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
1950–51 season, Mikan won his third straight scoring title at 28.4 ppg and the Lakers went 44–24 to win their second straight division title. One of those games
Gay–straight alliance (8,203 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
A gay–straight alliance, gender-sexuality alliance (GSA) or queer–straight alliance (QSA) is a student-led or community-based organization, found in middle
Human penis (8,307 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
not rigid. An erect penis may be straight or curved and may point at an upward angle, a downward angle, or straight ahead. As of 2015[update], the average
Yahtzee (3,392 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
both straights are a sequence of five (Big Straight is 2–3–4–5–6, Little Straight is 1–2–3–4–5). Yahtzee introduced the sequence of four straight (the
LGBT pride (4,769 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
the culture wars in the United States, "straight pride" is a form of conservative backlash as there is no straight or heterosexual civil rights movement
Yahtzee (3,392 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
both straights are a sequence of five (Big Straight is 2–3–4–5–6, Little Straight is 1–2–3–4–5). Yahtzee introduced the sequence of four straight (the
Taiwan Strait (2,114 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The Taiwan Strait is a 180-kilometer (110 mi; 97 nmi)-wide strait separating the island of Taiwan and Asian continent. The strait is part of the South
List of compositions by Thelonious Monk (6,944 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
that point. It was first recorded on November 14, 1966, for the album Straight, No Chaser, and later appears on the album Underground. A contrafact of
Equirectangular projection (784 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
vertical straight lines of constant spacing (for meridional intervals of constant spacing), and circles of latitude to horizontal straight lines of constant
CM Punk (25,268 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
portrayed as outspoken, confrontational, sharp-tongued, anti-establishment, straight edge, and iconoclastic, most of which are inspired by his real-life self
Thomas Friedman (7,207 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Thomas Loren Friedman (/ˈfriːdmən/ FREED-mən; born July 20, 1953) is an American political commentator and author. He is a three-time Pulitzer Prize winner
Overhead camshaft engine (3,121 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
design. A SOHC engine has one camshaft per bank of cylinders, therefore a straight engine has a total of one camshaft and a V engine or flat engine has a
Dana Carvey (2,570 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Episode: "Snobs and Slobs" 2016 First Impressions Himself Host Dana Carvey: Straight White Male, 60 Himself Stand-up special 2018 Comedians in Cars Getting
Tornado (12,511 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
phenomena are the widespread, straight-line derechos (/dəˈreɪtʃoʊ/, from Spanish: derecho Spanish pronunciation: [deˈɾetʃo], 'straight'). A tornado is also commonly
Eazy-E (3,904 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
they joined, forming N.W.A, later that year. N.W.A's debut studio album, Straight Outta Compton, was released in 1988. Controversial upon release, it is
Alpha compositing (2,388 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
representations that are available: straight (unassociated) alpha and premultiplied (associated) alpha. With straight alpha, the RGB components represent
Promiscuity (5,143 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
women are responsible for the pace of sex. Gay and straight men both want casual sex, but only straight men have the brake of women’s sexually cautious nature
Animal rights and punk subculture (7,348 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
associated with two ideologies of the punk subculture: anarcho-punk and straight edge. This association dates back to the 1980s and has been expressed in
Strait of Dover (1,770 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The Strait of Dover or Dover Strait (French: Pas de Calais French pronunciation: [pɑ d(ə) kalɛ] - Strait of Calais), is the strait at the narrowest part
Multi-valve (5,573 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
monobloc straight-4. This multi-valve straight-6 offered 180-200 bhp (0.45-0.50 bhp per cubic inch). The 1930 Bentley 8 Litre multi-valve straight-6 produced
A'ja Wilson (3,520 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
2018, she won a record third straight SEC Player of the Year award, leading South Carolina to a record fourth straight SEC Tournament Championship, becoming
Circuit de la Sarthe (4,270 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
(150 mph). In the 1920s, the cars drove from the present pits on Rue de Laigné straight into the city, and after a sharp right-hand corner near the river Huisne
Flavia Pennetta (5,998 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Open, she lost in the first round to Italian Antonella Serra Zanetti in straight sets. Pennetta then lost in the first round of both the Cellular South
Diameter (1,003 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
In geometry, a diameter of a circle is any straight line segment that passes through the centre of the circle and whose endpoints lie on the circle. It
Strait of Malacca (2,246 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The Strait of Malacca is a narrow stretch of water, 500 mi (800 km) long and from 40 to 155 mi (65–250 km) wide, between the Malay Peninsula (Peninsular
As the crow flies (375 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Twist (1838): "We cut over the fields at the back with him between us – straight as the crow flies – through hedge and ditch." Crows do conspicuously fly
The Straight Story (2,886 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The Straight Story is a 1999 biographical road drama film directed by David Lynch. It was edited and produced by Mary Sweeney, Lynch's longtime partner
Punk subculture (10,359 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
medicine. The term straight edge was adopted from the 1981 song "Straight Edge" by the hardcore punk band Minor Threat. Straight edge emerged amid the
Heteronormativity (4,757 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
gay and bisexual individuals have been described as heterosexual or "straight" privilege. Michael Warner popularized the term in 1991, in one of the
Feliciano López (6,310 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
in straight sets. He once again reached the fourth round of Wimbledon, where he lost to Roger Federer in straight sets. He then reached two straight semi-finals
Straight Outta Lynwood (4,910 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Straight Outta Lynwood is the twelfth studio album by "Weird Al" Yankovic, released on September 26, 2006, the title drawing inspiration from hip hop group
Tangent (4,078 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
simply tangent) to a plane curve at a given point is, intuitively, the straight line that "just touches" the curve at that point. Leibniz defined it as
Conversion therapy (6,396 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
1007/s10615-004-0543-2, S2CID 189871877 Cohen, Richard A. (2000). Coming Out Straight: Understanding and Healing Homosexuality. Oakhill Press. ISBN 978-1-886939-41-7
Straight from New York Pizza (218 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Straight from New York Pizza (SFNY) is a pizzeria based in the U.S. state of Oregon. Straight from New York Pizza (SFNY) is a pizzeria serving New York–style
Gear (10,138 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
mesh with a linear toothed part, called a rack, producing movement in a straight line instead of rotation (movement in a circle). See Rack and Pinion for
BMW 3 Series (F30) (3,861 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
F80) was introduced in 2014 and is powered by the S55 twin-turbocharged straight-six engine. In March 2019, the BMW 3 Series (G20) was released as the successor
Redman (rapper) (2,868 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
Reginald Noble (born April 17, 1970), better known by his stage name Redman, is an American rapper, DJ, record producer, and actor. He rose to fame in
Surrogacy (8,084 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
legally complex. A traditional surrogacy (also known as partial, natural, or straight surrogacy) is one where the surrogate's egg is fertilised by the intended
Baton (law enforcement) (5,866 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
both straight and side-handle configurations but are considerably more common in the straight configuration. The best-known example of the straight expandable
Bowling (6,610 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
(born 1975) bowled the first officially sanctioned 900 series of three straight perfect 300 games at Sun Valley Lanes in Lincoln, Nebraska, becoming known
Caroline Garcia (5,890 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
second round in straight sets. Garcia made entry into the French Open as a wildcard. She played Zuzana Ondrášková and defeated her in straight sets. In the
The Straight Dope (344 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The Straight Dope was a question-and-answer newspaper column written under the pseudonym Cecil Adams. Contributions were made by multiple authors, and
Ley line (4,963 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Ley lines (/leɪˈlaɪnz/) are straight alignments drawn between various historic structures, prehistoric sites and prominent landmarks. The idea was developed
Vegetable oil fuel (1,791 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
fuel, in either modified or unmodified equipment, it is referred to as straight vegetable oil (SVO) or pure plant oil (PPO). Conventional diesel engines
Strait of Hormuz (6,137 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The Strait of Hormuz (/hɔːrˈmuːz/ Persian: تنگهٔ هُرمُز Tangeh-ye Hormoz listen, Arabic: مَضيق هُرمُز Maḍīq Hurmuz) is a strait between the Persian Gulf
Beatrice Straight (1,291 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Beatrice Whitney Straight (August 2, 1914 – April 7, 2001) was an American theatre, film and television actress and a member of the prominent Whitney family
Todrick Hall (4,838 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
End. Hall has released four studio albums, including the visual albums Straight Outta Oz (2016) and Forbidden (2018). In 2020, he released an EP, Quarantine
Binary number (6,665 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
A binary number is a number expressed in the base-2 numeral system or binary numeral system, a method for represening numbers that uses only two symbols
Texas hold 'em (7,680 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
in the above table. For example, an open straight draw on the flop has 8 outs so the odds to hit the straight on the turn is 16% (8 x 2) and the odds on
Andy Roddick (10,933 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Wimbledon semifinals, where he lost to eventual champion Roger Federer in straight sets. He avenged that loss in August, beating then No. 3 Federer in Montreal
Rodney King (7,889 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Pasadena. King invested a portion of his settlement in a record label, Straight Alta-Pazz Records, hoping to employ minority employees, but it went out
American whiskey (1,868 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
do not specify a dominant grain - include blended whiskeys, blends of straight whiskeys, grain whiskeys, and spirit whiskeys. In the case of blends, American
WWE Studios (3,359 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
that Fox received to WWE that they would get one theatrical film and four straight-to-DVD movies. The move was designed to expand into production of scripted
Rozonda Thomas (1,637 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Rozonda Ocielian Thomas (born February 27, 1971), better known by her stage name Chilli, is an American singer, dancer and actress who is a member of the
Thelonious Monk: Straight, No Chaser (780 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Thelonious Monk: Straight, No Chaser is a 1988 American documentary film about the life of bebop pianist and composer Thelonious Monk. Directed by Charlotte
Yarrow boiler (2,590 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
boiler design is characteristic of the three-drum boiler: two banks of straight water-tubes are arranged in a triangular row with a single furnace between
Vera Zvonareva (11,191 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
partnering Andy Ram of Israel. They defeated Bob Bryan and Venus Williams, in straight sets. She garnered some success in singles competition, winning two titles
Hanes–Woolf plot (648 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
{\displaystyle {1 \over a}} which can be rearranged to express a different straight-line relationship: a v = a ( K m + a ) V a = ( K m + a ) V {\displaystyle
Bass Strait (3,589 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Bass Strait (/bæs/) is a strait separating the island state of Tasmania from the Australian mainland (more specifically the coast of Victoria, with the
Strait of Magellan (7,675 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Archived from the original on October 23, 2019. Retrieved October 23, 2019. "Straight Of Magellan – Map & Description". worldatlas.com. Archived from the original
Middle-earth (5,169 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Middle-earth is the setting of much of the English writer J. R. R. Tolkien's fantasy. The term is equivalent to the Miðgarðr of Norse mythology and Middangeard
Railroad switch (7,686 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
two positions to direct a train coming from the point blades toward the straight path or the diverging path. A train moving from the narrow end toward the
Saxophone (8,234 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
easily. Soprano and sopranino saxophones are usually constructed with a straight tube with a flared bell at the end, although some are made in the curved
Knee (strike) (831 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
Southeast Asian martial arts and traditional Okinawan martial arts. The straight knee (also known as a front knee) is a typical knee strike, and involves
Anett Kontaveit (7,650 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
final, in straight sets. Kontaveit became the first Estonian to reach the girls' singles finals at the US Open, but she was defeated in straight sets by
Bosporus (5,898 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The Bosporus or Bosphorus Strait (/ˈbɒspərəs, ˈbɒsfərəs/ BOSS-pər-əs, BOSS-fər-əs; Turkish: İstanbul Boğazı, lit. 'Istanbul strait', colloquially Boğaz)
/pol/ (6,841 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
March 2021, users on /pol/ boosted a social media trend called "super straight", which they said was a new sexuality describing heterosexuals who would
Bridge whist (131 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Bridge whist or straight bridge is a card game popular in the early 20th century. It was derived from whist with the additional rules that the players
Draymond Green (10,340 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
national ranking by USA Today and a Class A State Championship for a second straight year. He was subsequently named captain of the Detroit Free Press All-State
Straitjacket (2,433 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
A straitjacket is a garment shaped like a jacket with long sleeves that surpass the tips of the wearer's fingers. Its most typical use is restraining people
Rottweiler (3,749 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
in a straight forward and backward manner. As with the straight movement of the legs, the path the Rottweiler moves in should also be straight. The Rottweiler's
Placekicker (2,436 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
professional teams, particularly when most placekicks were still made in the "straight on" style outlined below. Although kickers are protected from direct physical
Strait of Juan de Fuca (1,906 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
for body of water including Strait of Georgia, Carlito Pablo, Georgia Straight, October 30, 2009". 30 October 2009. Berger, Knute (October 20, 2009).
Fielding (cricket) (4,173 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
the pitch bisecting the stumps, when describing a fielder behind square. Straight Closer to an extension of an imaginary line along the middle of the pitch
West Covina, California (2,664 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
West Covina is a city in Los Angeles County, California, United States. Located 19 miles (31 km) east of downtown Los Angeles in the eastern San Gabriel
Edmonton Oilers (14,600 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
more times since the league's 1967 expansion. The Oilers also won six straight division titles from 1981–82 through 1986–87. Notably, however, the Oilers
Throwing stick (637 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
one end, intended for use as a weapon. A throwing stick can be either straight or roughly boomerang-shaped, and is much shorter than the javelin. It became
Meander (5,520 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
sinuosity of a watercourse is the ratio of the length of the channel to the straight line down-valley distance. Streams or rivers with a single channel and
White Shepherd (242 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
60 and 70 pounds (27 and 32 kg). The breed standard states they have a straight, dense, weather-resistant double coat that ideally is pure white, although
Horch (1,563 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
4-15 PS 1900–1903 straight-2 2.9-3.7 kW 60 km/h (37 mph) 10-16 PS 1902–1904 straight-2 7.4-8.8 kW 62 km/h (39 mph) 22-30 PS 1903 straight-4 2,725 cc 16.2-18
Carquinez Strait (1,281 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The Carquinez Strait (/kɑːrˈkiːnəs/; Spanish: Estrecho de Carquinez) is a narrow tidal strait located in the Bay Area of Northern California, United States
Denis Shapovalov (13,574 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
he qualified in singles and made it to the third round for his second straight Grand Slam. In doubles, he won the title with partner Félix Auger-Aliassime
Alfredo de Oro (683 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
several times held the world title in both three-cushion billiards and straight pool simultaneously. He was posthumously inducted into the Billiard Congress
Nissan HR engine (2,440 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The HR is a family of straight-3 12-valve and straight-4 16-valve automobile engines with continuously variable valve timing, involving development by
Straight photography (595 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Pure photography or straight photography refers to photography that attempts to depict a scene or subject in sharp focus and detail, in accordance with
Kalis (1,261 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
which is commonly straight from the tip but wavy near the handle. Kalis exists in several variants, either with a fully straight or fully wavy blade
Kevin Anderson (tennis) (5,314 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
Vegas, as a qualifier, he managed to defeat sixth seed Michaël Llodra in straight sets, 6–2, 7–6. In the second round he beat giant John Isner 7–6, 7–5.
Linearity (1,634 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
stems from the fact that the graph of a polynomial in one variable is a straight line. In the term "linear equation", the word refers to the linearity of
Honda C92, CB92, C95 Benly (1,509 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
single-leading-shoe type in full-width hubs. Wheels were 16-inch. The engine was a straight- or parallel-twin, four stroke with two valves per cylinder operated by
Hudson Strait (791 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Hudson Strait (French: Détroit d'Hudson) in Nunavut links the Atlantic Ocean and the Labrador Sea to Hudson Bay in Canada. This strait lies between Baffin
Jamie Murray (9,395 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
the final, in straight sets. In January, Murray and partner Bruno Soares reached the final of the Sydney International losing in straight sets to Dutch
Gay-for-pay (2,691 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
actually gay or bisexual will be marketed as straight to appeal to the "allure of the unattainable," because straight men (or those newly coming out) are virgins
Strait of Messina (917 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The Strait of Messina (Italian: Stretto di Messina; Sicilian: Strittu di Missina) is a narrow strait between the eastern tip of Sicily (Punta del Faro)
Naomi Osaka (11,308 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
the third round. In particular, she upset No. 21, Elina Svitolina, in straight sets in the second round before losing to No. 16, Victoria Azarenka. Back
Coastline paradox (2,693 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
edges. It is possible, for example, to accurately measure the length of a straight, idealized metal bar by using a measurement device to determine that the
Newton's laws of motion (15,329 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
follows: A body remains at rest, or in motion at a constant speed in a straight line, except insofar as it is acted upon by a force. At any instant of
Miami Heat (10,557 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The Heat hold the record for the NBA's third-longest winning streak, 27 straight games, set during the 2012–13 season. Six Hall of Famers have played for
Straight stitch (752 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The straight or running stitch is the basic stitch in hand-sewing and embroidery, on which all other forms of sewing are based. The stitch is worked by
Diego Schwartzman (5,594 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Italian Open, defeating defending champion and world No. 2, Rafael Nadal, in straight sets, and Denis Shapovalov along the way. He lost to Novak Djokovic in
John McEnroe (6,711 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
important events at Philadelphia (his fourth straight there), Canada (second straight) and Stockholm (second straight and fourth overall) and finished the year
Young Buck (2,842 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Records, an imprint of Interscope Records to release his debut studio album Straight Outta Cashville (2003) and its follow-up Buck the World (2007), both of
James Harden (13,928 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
(minimum of 150 attempts) during the 2009–10 season. He connected on seven straight 3-point field goals over two games (November 18 and 20), recording the
Mute (music) (4,498 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
also be held in front of or clipped onto the bell. Of brass mutes, the "straight mute" is the most common and is frequently used in classical and jazz music
Fabio Fognini (5,998 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Polansky in the first round, before taking out the 13th seed Andy Murray in straight sets. Fognini was halted by World No. 1 Roger Federer in the third round
Gasoline direct injection (5,011 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Gasoline direct injection (GDI), also known as petrol direct injection (PDI), is a mixture formation system for internal combustion engines that run on
Erection (2,775 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
degrees (0°) is pointing straight up against the abdomen, 90° is horizontal and pointing straight forward, and 180° is pointing straight down to the feet. An
Young Buck (2,842 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Records, an imprint of Interscope Records to release his debut studio album Straight Outta Cashville (2003) and its follow-up Buck the World (2007), both of
Trumpet (4,909 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
which is considered a technical wonder for its time. The Salpinx was a straight trumpet 62 inches (1,600 mm) long, made of bone or bronze. Homer’s Iliad
Marcos Baghdatis (7,550 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
defeated then-top-20 player Ivan Ljubičić in the second round and had a straight sets victory over another top-20 player, Tommy Robredo, in the third round
Linear motion (1,638 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
motion, also called rectilinear motion, is one-dimensional motion along a straight line, and can therefore be described mathematically using only one spatial
Gay-for-pay (2,691 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
actually gay or bisexual will be marketed as straight to appeal to the "allure of the unattainable," because straight men (or those newly coming out) are virgins
Distance (2,214 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The distance between two points in physical space is the length of a straight line between them, which is the shortest possible path. This is the usual
Republic F-84 Thunderjet (6,117 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
matured only with the definitive F-84G introduced in 1951. In 1954, the straight-wing Thunderjet was joined by the swept-wing F-84F Thunderstreak fighter
Jennifer Capriati (4,102 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
seed ever to win the championship when she defeated Martina Hingis in straight sets for her first Grand Slam championship. She also won the French Open
Tenor saxophone (1,585 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
near the mouthpiece. The alto saxophone lacks this and its neck goes straight to the mouthpiece. The tenor saxophone is most recognized for its ability
Ian MacKaye (4,097 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
with his seminal band Minor Threat, he is credited with coining the term "straight edge" a philosophy that promotes abstinence from alcohol and other drugs
Straight Shooter (1939 film) (74 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
Straight Shooter is a 1939 American Western film directed by Sam Newfield. Tim McCoy as "Lightning" Bill Carson Julie Sheldon as Margaret Martin Ben Corbett
Proximal tubule (1,519 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
classified into the proximal convoluted tubule (PCT) and the proximal straight tubule (PST). The most distinctive characteristic of the proximal tubule
Laura Robson (8,819 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
beat in straight sets to reach her second Grand Slam junior final. Facing third seed Ksenia Pervak from Russia, Robson was defeated in straight sets. She
Federico Delbonis (1,965 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Sam Groth in the first round in straight sets. In his second round he played Teymuraz Gabashvili losing in straight sets 3–6, 3–6. Delbonis then played
Svetlana Kuznetsova (13,976 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
January. In the first round, she defeated Katia Altilia from Italy in straight sets, 6–0, 6–4. However, she lost in the quarterfinal to Oana Elena Golimbioschi
TracFone Wireless (980 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
the following day. In 2022, the TracFone portfolio of brands, including Straight Talk, Safelink, and Total by Verizon, became part of the Verizon Value
Araneomorphae (606 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
to the Mygalomorphae (tarantulas and their close kin), where they point straight down. Araneomorphs comprise the vast majority (about 93%) of living spiders
Casey Dellacqua (8,086 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
and Nathalie Dechy in the first two rounds but she was knocked out in straights sets by Carla Suárez Navarro in the third round. The doubles proved to
Straight-ahead jazz (4,142 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Straight-ahead jazz is a genre of jazz that developed in the 1960s, with roots in the prior two decades. It omits the rock music and free jazz influences
Mute (music) (4,498 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
also be held in front of or clipped onto the bell. Of brass mutes, the "straight mute" is the most common and is frequently used in classical and jazz music
Phonograph (7,702 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
A phonograph, later called a gramophone (as a trademark since 1887, as a generic name in the UK since 1910), and since the 1940s a record player, or more
Kink (sexuality) (590 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
a "kink") in one's sexual behaviour, to contrast such behaviour with "straight" or "vanilla" sexual mores and proclivities. It is thus a colloquial term
Gordini (757 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Gordini straight-4 GBR MON 500 SUI BEL FRA ITA Robert Manzon Ret 4 Ret Maurice Trintignant Ret Ret 1951 Simca-Gordini Type 15 Gordini straight-4 SUI 500
Anna Kalinskaya (6,727 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
French Open debut as she advanced to the final. She lost to Paula Badosa in straight sets. In late August 2015 she won the title at the Grade-1 in College Park
Delay (audio effect) (3,484 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
echoes are blurred together, recreating the sound of an acoustic space. Straight delay is used in sound reinforcement systems to compensate for the propagation
Rack and pinion (1,066 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
will cause the pinion to rotate. A rack-and-pinion drive can use both straight and helical gears. Though some suggest helical gears are quieter in operation
Straight-Out Democratic Party (812 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
"Straight-Out Democratic Party" (or "Straightout Democratic Party") is the name used by three minor American political parties between 1872 and 1890. The
Dr. Dre (16,865 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Propelled by the hit "Fuck tha Police", the group's first full album Straight Outta Compton became a major success, despite an almost complete absence
Milos Raonic (18,599 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
rounds. He lost to Grigor Dimitrov in straight sets. At the Australian Open, he won his first two matches in straight sets respectively over Dustin Brown
Human female sexuality (5,283 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Sexuality and gender identity-based cultures Social construction of gender Straight ally Tomboy Transgender health care Women who have sex with women / Sexual
Fernando Verdasco (6,898 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Then Verdasco played in Cincinnati, where he lost to Andy Roddick in straight sets. He reached the third round at the US Open, where he lost to Thai
Circuit de Monaco (4,696 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
1er (the innermost straight, which leads to the Sainte Dévote curve). In 1955 the start and finish were moved to the opposite straight, overlooking the
Li Na (13,741 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Mashona Washington and grass-court specialist Eleni Daniilidou, both in straight sets, then lost for the third time in three meetings to Maria Sharapova
Parallel (geometry) (2,778 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
In geometry, parallel lines are coplanar infinite straight lines that do not intersect at any point. Parallel planes are planes in the same three-dimensional
David Goffin (6,280 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
eventually succumbing to Simon Greul, ranked No. 84, in a semifinal in straight sets. In 2010, Goffin played Futures and Challenger tournaments throughout
Gay pornography (5,812 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
record-breaking box office receipts, preceding Deep Throat, the first commercial straight pornography film in America, which opened in June 1972. This success launched
Carbohydrate (5,639 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
respectively, and exist in equilibrium with the straight-chain form. During the conversion from straight-chain form to the cyclic form, the carbon atom
Derecho (4,524 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
derecho (/ˈdɛrətʃoʊ/, from Spanish: derecho [deˈɾetʃo], 'straight') is a widespread, long-lived, straight-line wind storm that is associated with a fast-moving
Rectus femoris muscle (890 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
superficial fibers are arranged in a bipenniform manner, the deep fibers running straight (Latin: rectus) down to the deep aponeurosis. Its functions are to flex
Orthoptera (1,415 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Orthoptera (from Ancient Greek ὀρθός (orthós) 'straight', and πτερά (pterá) 'wings') is an order of insects that comprises the grasshoppers, locusts, and
Straight No Chaser (group) (1,547 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
Straight No Chaser (SNC) is a professional American a cappella group that originated in 1996 at Indiana University. Originally a student group at Indiana
Nürburgring (12,055 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
generation of F1 cars. In 1967, a chicane was added before the start/finish straight, called Hohenrain, in order to reduce speeds at the pit lane entry. This
ISO 5775 (1,081 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
requirements and specific requirements for 5 sub types of rim: straight-sided, tubeless straight-sided, hooked bead, crochet type (not the same as hooked bead
Clayton Kershaw (13,544 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
made his sixth straight opening day start in 2016 as the Dodgers won 15–0. It also marked the first time the Dodgers had won six straight opening-day games
Madison Keys (12,214 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
match. In her debut, she defeated world No. 81, Alla Kudryavtseva, in straight sets. At the age of 14 years and 48 days, she became the 7th-youngest player
Ruler (1,530 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
straightedge ("ruled straightedge"), which additionally allows one to draw straight lines. Some rulers, such as cloth or paper tape measures, are non-rigid
Wanderer (company) (922 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
PS) "Puppchen" 1912–1913 straight-4 1147 cc 12 PS (8.8 kW; 12 hp) 70 km/h (43 mph) W2 (5/15 PS) "Puppchen" 1913–1914 straight-4 1222 cc 15 PS (11 kW; 15 hp)
Alizé Cornet (7,618 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
three occasions in 2014. At the Dubai Tennis Championships she recorded a straight-sets win over Williams in the semifinals, which resulted in Cornet reaching
Madison Keys (12,214 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
match. In her debut, she defeated world No. 81, Alla Kudryavtseva, in straight sets. At the age of 14 years and 48 days, she became the 7th-youngest player
ISO 5775 (1,081 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
requirements and specific requirements for 5 sub types of rim: straight-sided, tubeless straight-sided, hooked bead, crochet type (not the same as hooked bead
Ristretto (543 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
tan (see photo, above right). This is an important factor when drinking straight espresso shots. Different balance: different chemical compounds in ground
Nominative case (805 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
In grammar, the nominative case (abbreviated NOM), subjective case, straight case, or upright case is one of the grammatical cases of a noun or other part
Tommy Robredo (8,238 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Open but lost to eventual runner-up and 18th ranked Arnaud Clément in straight sets. He then fell early at the Chevrolet Cup and the Copa AT&T. He then
Alizé Cornet (7,618 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
three occasions in 2014. At the Dubai Tennis Championships she recorded a straight-sets win over Williams in the semifinals, which resulted in Cornet reaching
Varvara Gracheva (3,232 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
losing just two games. She lost to Han Xinyun in the first round, in straight sets. Gracheva then competed on hardcourts for the first time since April
Sabine Lisicki (10,387 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
straight sets. Lisicki next reached the fourth round of the Miami Open, a Tier I event, where she defeated sixth seeded Anna Chakvetadze in straight sets
Goodwood Racecourse (512 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
means that it can get foggy. This is an unusual, complex racecourse with a straight six furlongs—the "Stewards' Cup Course"—which is uphill for the first furlong
Roulette (7,447 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
are bet on splits and one chip straight-up: one chip on 0–3 split, one on 12–15 split, one on 32–35 split and one straight-up on number 26. This type of
Cannabis smoking (2,483 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Cannabis smoking (known colloquially as smoking weed or smoking pot) is the inhalation of smoke or vapor released by heating the flowers, leaves, or extracts
Thelonious Monk (6,124 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
the standard jazz repertoire, including "'Round Midnight", "Blue Monk", "Straight, No Chaser", "Ruby, My Dear", "In Walked Bud", and "Well, You Needn't"
Thanasi Kokkinakis (6,263 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
National Hardcourt Tennis Tournament in January 2008 by Lochlan Greene in straight sets in the round of 16. This tournament was won by Nick Kyrgios. In 2009
Railway air brake (4,325 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
stored in its reservoirs. In the air brake's simplest form, called the straight air system, compressed air pushes on a piston in a cylinder. The piston
Hum Dil De Chuke Sanam (2,048 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
directed by Sanjay Leela Bhansali. It was released internationally as Straight From the Heart. The film stars Salman Khan, Ajay Devgn, and Aishwarya Rai
Flat engine (2,138 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
motorcycle and automobile applications. They are now less common in cars than straight engines (for engines with fewer than six cylinders) and V engines (for
BMW 5 Series (E60) (2,819 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
out after the 2005 model years and replaced with the straight-4 N43 (in the 520i) and the straight-6 N52 engine (in the 525i and 530i). The model range
OG3NE (860 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
"Clouds Across The Sun" 2018 — — Straight to You "Alles Is Nog Hier" — — Non-album single "Starve" 2019 — — Straight To You "First Clash Lovers" — — "Kinda
Trampolining (2,753 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
on a trampoline. In competition, these can include simple jumps in the straight, pike, tuck, or straddle position to more complex combinations of forward
The New Republic (6,171 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
heiress Dorothy Payne Whitney and of her husband, Willard Straight (1880–1918); and Willard Straight eventually became the majority owner. The magazine's first
Nicolas Mahut (6,512 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Brydan Klein in the first round in straight sets. He then upset 13th seed David Ferrer in the second round also in straight sets. In the third round he defeated
Aliphatic compound (297 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
or unsaturated, like hexene and hexyne. Open-chain compounds, whether straight or branched, and which contain no rings of any type, are always aliphatic
Aerobatic maneuver (978 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
aircraft up until it is pointing straight up (much like the beginning of a loop), but the pilot continues to fly straight up until their airspeed has dropped
Central Cee (3,135 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Oakley Neil Caesar-Su (born 4 June 1998), known professionally as Central Cee, is a British rapper from Shepherd's Bush, London. He rose to prominence
Moses Malone (6,419 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Wizards). He signed as a free agent with the Atlanta Hawks, earning his 12th straight and final NBA All-Star selection in his first season. In his later years
Pitman shorthand (2,621 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
originally used, but pencils are now more commonly used. Pitman shorthand uses straight strokes and quarter-circle strokes, in various orientations, to represent
John Van Ryn (439 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
final in three straight sets. In 1929 he defeated Bill Tilden in the final of the Brooklyn Heights Casino Indoor Invitation in three straight sets. In 1930
Straightedge (389 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
A straightedge or straight edge is a tool used for drawing straight lines, or checking their straightness. If it has equally spaced markings along its
Dao (Chinese sword) (2,116 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
Chinese swords, primarily used for slashing and chopping. They can be straight or curved. The most common form is also known as the Chinese sabre, although
Nissan RB engine (5,210 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The RB engine is an oversquare 2.0–3.0 L straight-6 four-stroke gasoline engine from Nissan, originally produced from 1985 to 2004. The RB followed the
Bachi (511 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Bachi (桴, 枹; also batchi) are straight wooden sticks used on Japanese taiko drums, and also the plectrum (written 撥) for stringed instruments of Japanese
Recurve bow (2,073 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
equivalent straight-limbed bow, giving a greater amount of energy and speed to the arrow. A recurve will permit a shorter bow than the simple straight limb
Original net animation (330 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
original video animation, a term that has been used in the anime industry for straight-to-video animation since the early 1980s. A growing number of trailers
Sara Errani (4,065 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
entered the top 10 in doubles on 11 June 2012, remaining there for 94 straight weeks, and she reached her career-high singles ranking of world No. 5 on
Anastasia Potapova (3,855 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Maria Sakkari for her first top-100 win before falling to Jana Čepelová in straight sets. A series of good runs on clay saw her reaching two ITF semifinals
Paradorn Srichaphan (3,631 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Salem Open defeating Petr Luxa in straight sets. He lost in the second round to 5th seed Nicolas Kiefer in straight sets. The next week at the Japan Open
P. V. Sindhu (9,975 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Commonwealth Youth Games by beating Soniia Cheah Su Ya of Malaysia in straight games. She was a finalist at the Dutch Open where she lost to home player
Euclidean geometry (7,077 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
postulated: To draw a straight line from any point to any point. To produce (extend) a finite straight line continuously in a straight line. To describe a
BMW 7 Series (2,076 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
the 7 Series was powered by straight-6 petrol engines, and following generations have been powered by inline-4, straight-6, V8 and V12 engines with both
Richard Farnsworth (930 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Supporting Actor for Comes a Horseman, and in 2000 for Best Actor in The Straight Story, making him the oldest nominee for the award at the time. Farnsworth
Tim Henman (6,514 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
career, with his first title on the top tier ATP tour won in Sydney with a straight sets win over Carlos Moya. He became comfortable on clay only later in
Justine Henin (8,943 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
time in her career. She then lost to Venus Williams in the semifinals in straight sets. Henin also lost to Clijsters in the semifinals of the Proximus Diamond
Mixed-orientation marriage (2,118 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
romantically or sexually compatible, for example if the marriage is between a straight man and a lesbian. The term also applies when one of the partners involved
Commission (remuneration) (1,233 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
variability in terms of types of compensation plans, such as fixed salary, straight commissions, or a combination of both. Often, commissions are awarded for
A Twisted Tale (848 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
was released on June 13, 2023. A graphic novel version of the 2020 book Straight On Till Morning, adapted by Liz Braswell, is currently in development.
Column (3,883 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
available in a broad selection of styles and designs in round tapered, round straight, or square shaft styles. A column might also be a decorative element not
Rum (5,986 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
in cocktails, whereas "golden" and "dark" rums were typically consumed straight or neat, iced ("on the rocks"), or used for cooking, but are now commonly
Jack Welch (5,242 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
bomb) for eliminating employees while leaving buildings intact. In Jack: Straight from the Gut, Welch stated GE had 411,000 employees at the end of 1980
Vasek Pospisil (6,815 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
and Sock reached their third straight final at the Cincinnati Masters, but were defeated by the Bryan brothers in straight sets, ending their record winning
Nissan SD engine (920 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Motor Co., Ltd in 1960. The SD20 is a naturally aspirated 2.0 L (1,991 cc) straight-four diesel engine with a bore and stroke of 83 mm × 92 mm (3.27 in × 3
Rum (5,986 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
in cocktails, whereas "golden" and "dark" rums were typically consumed straight or neat, iced ("on the rocks"), or used for cooking, but are now commonly
Clean and jerk (846 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
raises the barbell to a stationary position above the head, finishing with straight arms and legs, and the feet in the same plane as the torso and barbell
Simona Halep (15,765 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Cibulková to advance, but lost in straight sets. She finished the season ranked No. 4 in the world. For the second straight season, Halep had a slow start
Jamie Delgado (1,322 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Škoch in straight sets 6–1, 6–4. They next won the BH Telecom Indoors Challenger in March, defeating Yves Allegro and Andreas Beck in straight sets 7–6(7–4)
Stassi Schroeder (2,747 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
launched a podcast titled Straight Up with Stassi, which she hosted weekly for five years. Schroeder announced that she is doing "Straight Up With Stassi LIVE"
Nissan UD engine (150 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Straight-3 HR UD Straight-4 A BD C CA CD CG CR D E FD FJ G (Prince) G (Nissan) GA GB H HR J KA KR L LD MA MR NA NR QD QG QR SD SR UD YD Z ZD Straight-6
Elena Rybakina (5,471 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
in straight sets, for the second time in 2023 to reach her first WTA 1000 final. In the final, she edged second seed Aryna Sabalenka in straight sets
Kutub al-Sittah (1,050 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Kutub al-Sittah (Arabic: ٱلْكُتُب ٱلسِّتَّة, romanized: al-Kutub al-Sitta, lit. 'the Six Books'), also known as al-Sihah al-Sitta (Arabic: الصحاح الستة
Column (3,883 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
available in a broad selection of styles and designs in round tapered, round straight, or square shaft styles. A column might also be a decorative element not
Afro (2,354 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
with chemical curling products by individuals with naturally curly or straight hair. The hairstyle can be created by combing the hair away from the scalp
Sissy Spacek (3,447 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Man (1981), 'night, Mother (1986), JFK (1991), Affliction (1997), The Straight Story (1999), Tuck Everlasting (2002), Nine Lives (2005), North Country
Lotus 18 (1,127 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Straight-4 Giorgio Scarlatti Ret Gaetano Starrabba Ret Syd van der Vyver Alfa Romeo Straight-4 Syd van der Vyver 7 5 6 Equipe Judette Ford Straight-4
Dallas Cowboys (17,916 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
the conference's history. The Cowboys are the only NFL team to record 20 straight winning seasons (from 1966 to 1985) during which they missed the playoffs
Seam bowling (993 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
deviate sideways in its path. It may move in any direction, or just go straight. The batsman has to see how the ball moves after pitching to select his
Monza Circuit (6,372 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
after the Variante del Rettifilo which is located at the end of the front straight or Rettifilo Tribune, and is usually taken flat out by Formula One cars
Jelena Janković (12,248 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
highest ranking at that time, losing to 16-year-old Nicole Vaidišová in straight sets. Her ranking at the end of the season eclipsed her 2004 record at
Map projection (6,482 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
(for example) is one which: Is rectangular; Has straight vertical meridians, spaced evenly; Has straight parallels symmetrically placed about the equator;
Eadie–Hofstee diagram (1,295 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Michaelis constant. Eadie and Hofstee independently transformed this into straight-line relationships, as follows: Taking reciprocals of both sides of the
Straight University (802 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Straight University (after 1915 Straight College), was an American historically black college that operated between 1868 and 1934 in New Orleans, Louisiana
Tony Brooks (racing driver) (1,169 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
Organisation BRM P25 BRM Straight-4 ARG MON DNS 500 BEL FRA GBR Ret GER ITA NC 0 1957 Vandervell Products Vanwall Vanwall Straight-4 ARG MON 2 500 FRA GBR
Benoni, South Africa (788 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Benoni was also the setting for the MTV-inspired movie Crazy Monkey: Straight Outta Benoni, released internationally in 2005. Benoni is situated towards
List of programmes broadcast by Sky Witness (938 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Psychic Detective Psychic Investigators Quantum Leap Queer Eye for the Straight Guy RSPCA Animal Rescue The Rookie: Feds The Rat Patrol Ready, Steady,
Greg Maddux (6,564 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Maddux is the only pitcher in MLB history to win at least 15 games for 17 straight seasons. He also holds the record for most Gold Gloves by any player with
European Pool Championships (176 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
run by the EPBF. Current disciplines include 8-ball, 9-Ball, 10-Ball, Straight pool, and team events), and for different age and ability ranges, with
BMW X3 (4,510 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
headlamps, and sport front bucket seats. Bluetooth could actually be ordered straight from the factory (part of the Premium Package) and functioned without dealer
Cornett (4,419 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
of the player's lips. Instrument-makers built cornetts in two styles, straight and curved. They also produced a variety of sizes from highest cornettino
Interlagos Circuit (3,722 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
left turn that leads to "Reta Oposta" (Opposite Straight) the track's longest (but not the fastest) straight. Reta Oposta is succeeded by a pair of downhill
Straight Deal (970 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Straight Deal (1940–1968) was a British Thoroughbred racehorse and sire. In a career that lasted from 1942 to 1943 he ran ten times and won five races
Ons Jabeur (8,143 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
semifinals against Daria Kasatkina for her 11th straight win. In the final, she lost to Iga Świątek in straight sets. By reaching the final at the Italian
Straight No Filter (247 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Straight No Filter is an album by jazz saxophonist Hank Mobley, recorded mostly in 1963 but not released on the Blue Note label until 1985. The CD edition
Truss (3,628 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
trusses typically comprise five or more triangular units constructed with straight members whose ends are connected at joints referred to as nodes. In this
Darryl Strawberry (4,373 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
player during his career, Strawberry was voted to the All-Star Game eight straight times from 1984 to 1991. Strawberry was formerly an analyst for SportsNet
Cocktail glass (631 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
glass is a stemmed glass with an inverted cone bowl, mainly used to serve straight-up cocktails. The term cocktail glass is often used interchangeably with
Bruce McLaren (2,206 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Bruce McLaren died aged 32 when his Can-Am car crashed on the Lavant Straight just before Woodcote corner at Goodwood Circuit in England on 2 June 1970
Leglock (1,567 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
lock to the achilles tendon, and sometimes also to the calf muscle. The straight ankle lock (depending on how it is performed is known in judo as an akiresuken-gatame
Soprano saxophone (1,587 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
feature detachable necks and will include one straight and one downward-curved neck. A fully straight soprano must be held upward and outward while playing
Pete Sampras (8,992 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
semifinal to set up a final with fourth-ranked Agassi. Sampras beat Agassi in straight sets to become the US Open's youngest-ever male singles champion at the
Nick Saban (27,179 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
his career. This was Alabama's third straight conference championship, the first time it had won three straight SEC titles since 1977–1979, and its first
Nautiloid (3,449 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
extraordinary diversity of shell shapes, including coiled morphologies and giant straight-shelled forms (orthocones). No orthoconic and only a handful of coiled
Rye whiskey (1,445 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
been blended with other spirits may be further designated as straight, as in "straight rye whiskey". Rye whiskey was historically the prevalent whiskey
Mahogany (4,915 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Mahogany is a straight-grained, reddish-brown timber of three tropical hardwood species of the genus Swietenia, indigenous to the Americas and part of
Nissan SR engine (1,411 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
is a series of 1.6 L (1,596 cc), 1.8 L (1,838 cc) or 2.0 L (1,998 cc) straight-four, four-stroke gasoline engines manufactured by Nissan. It has an aluminium
Blade (4,286 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
the blade against an opponent even while close to the opponent where a straight sword would be more difficult to pull in the same fashion. The curved edge
Straight Up (Badfinger album) (4,541 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
Straight Up is the fourth studio album by the Welsh rock band Badfinger, released in December 1971 in the United States and February 1972 in Britain. Issued
Punk ideologies (3,482 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
the original straight edge lifestyle, but it has been overlooked in many of the later reincarnations of straight edge. For some, straight edge is a simple
Lefty Grove (2,021 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
ERA, while amassing a 79–15 record and leading the Athletics to three straight AL championships. Overall, Grove won 300 games in his 17-year MLB career
BMW B58 (1,770 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The BMW B58 is a turbocharged straight-six engine, which began production in 2015. The B58 replaced the N55 and was launched in the F30 340i. The B58 is
Palk Strait (931 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The Palk Strait (Tamil: பாக்கு நீரிணை Pākku Nīriṇai, Sinhala: පෝක් සමුද්‍ර සන්ධිය Pok Samudra Sandhiya) is a strait between the Tamil Nadu state of India
Nissan TB engine (294 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The Nissan TB straight-six petrol engine was released in 1987 as the TB42. Bore and stroke were 96 mm × 96 mm (3.78 in × 3.78 in). Cubic capacity was 4
Tsvetana Pironkova (7,623 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Grönefeld. However, in the second round, she lost to Agnieszka Radwańska in straight sets. On 16 November 2006, Pironkova reached a career-high singles ranking
Lefty Grove (2,021 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
ERA, while amassing a 79–15 record and leading the Athletics to three straight AL championships. Overall, Grove won 300 games in his 17-year MLB career
Duesenberg (2,467 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
and August Duesenberg in 1920. The company is known for popularizing the straight-eight engine and four-wheel hydraulic brakes. A Duesenberg car was the
Quotation marks in English (5,414 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
closing quotation marks may be identical in form (called neutral, vertical, straight, typewriter, or "dumb" quotation marks), or may be distinctly left-handed
Nissan TB engine (294 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The Nissan TB straight-six petrol engine was released in 1987 as the TB42. Bore and stroke were 96 mm × 96 mm (3.78 in × 3.78 in). Cubic capacity was 4
V6 engine (3,819 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
downside for luxury cars is that V6 engines produce more vibrations than straight-six engines. Some sports cars like the Porsche 911 use flat-six engines
Giggs (rapper) (1,771 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
and peaked at No. 15 in the UK Charts, and spawned a top 40 hit with ‘Straight Murder (Giggs & David)’ which peaked at 35 in the UK Charts. Giggs was
Cameron Norrie (4,766 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
lost to Tennys Sandgren in straight sets. In the first round of the 2019 Australian Open, Norrie lost to Taylor Fritz in straight sets. He then entered Acapulco
Weevil (1,233 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
several intermediate forms. Primitive weevils are distinguished by having straight antennae, while true weevils have elbowed (geniculate) antennae. The elbow
Shearing (manufacturing) (601 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
use of burning or melting. Strictly speaking, if the cutting blades are straight the process is called shearing; if the cutting blades are curved then they
Mikhail Youzhny (9,815 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
2 Rafael Nadal in the quarterfinals. At the other semifinal he lost in straight sets to the eventual champion, Nadal. Youzhny reached the finals of 21
Straight Up (Paula Abdul song) (1,998 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
"Straight Up" is a song by American recording artist Paula Abdul from her debut studio album, Forever Your Girl (1988). The song is a mid-tempo dance-pop
CoCo Vandeweghe (4,833 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Vandeweghe was seeded 24th. She beat Mona Barthel in straight sets in the first round, then continued with straight-set victories over Tatjana Maria and American
Sabre (2,904 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Gurkhas. However, in ancient China foot soldiers and cavalry often used a straight, single edged sword, and in the sixth century CE a longer, slightly curved
Galley (kitchen) (524 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
kitchen on a naval base, or, from a kitchen design point of view, to a straight design of the kitchen layout. A galley is the cooking area aboard a vessel
Ryan Phillippe (3,848 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
goes awry and brings them into conflict with a mob boss. The movie had a straight-to-DVD release on September 20, 2011. Phillippe next filmed the dramatic
24K Magic (album) (11,360 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
in time for the album's release. American rapper T-Pain who worked on "Straight Up & Down", said he saw Mars and his band, with the engineer "jamming out
Paul Giamatti (3,470 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
the Apes (2001), Eugene Landy in Love & Mercy (2014) and Jerry Heller in Straight Outta Compton (2015). He earned a nomination for the Academy Award for
Cassidy (rapper) (2,148 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
On November 16, 2010, Cassidy's fourth studio album, C.A.S.H. (Cass a Straight Hustla) was released. On its first week it had sold about 5,200 copies
2020 French Open (5,797 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
straight sets in the final. The women's singles title was won by Iga Świątek, who won her maiden WTA singles title, defeating Sofia Kenin in straight
Calder Cup (577 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
the Springfield Indians of 1960–62 are the only team to have won three straight Calder Cup championships. On three occasions an AHL club has won the Calder
Jean Behra (2,044 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
(206.3 km/h). in 48 minutes, 14.8 seconds. Altogether he scored wins in 8 straight European races in 1958. In each sports car event he piloted a Porsche Spyder
Ernest Schmidt (142 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
one of the best players of his time. He led the team to 47 straight victories and four straight conference titles. He was nicknamed "One Grand" for scoring
A47 road (4,545 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
the A47 originally ran through Filby and Caister-on-Sea, with the Acle Straight bearing the number B1140. A change took place in 1925. The original route
2022 French Open (929 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
eighth seed Casper Ruud, who was playing his first grand slam final, in straight sets. In winning the title, Nadal extended his record of most titles per
Mystery film (1,343 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
developed by the 1950s. Around the 2020s a wave of popular theatrical straight mystery films were released theatrically including Kenneth Brannagh's Murder
Boomerang (5,398 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
while a non-returning boomerang is designed as a weapon to be thrown straight and is traditionally used by some Aboriginal Australians for hunting. Historically
List of European Cup and UEFA Champions League finals (1,577 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
They have also won the competition the most consecutive times, with five straight titles from 1956 to 1960. Juventus have been runners-up the most times
Art Pepper (2,184 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
rehabilitation program that turned out to be a cult. His autobiography, Straight Life (1980, co-written with his third wife Laurie Pepper), discusses the
Sepang International Circuit (1,935 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
wide straights from 16–22 m (52–72 ft). The layout is quite unusual, with a 0.927 km (0.576 mi) long back straight separated from the pit straight by just
Wing configuration (5,548 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Supermarine Spitfire is a conventional low wing cantilever monoplane of straight elliptical planform with moderate aspect ratio and slight dihedral. Many
Harry Dean Stanton (2,206 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
(1986), The Last Temptation of Christ (1988), Wild at Heart (1990), The Straight Story (1999), The Green Mile (1999), The Man Who Cried (2000), Alpha Dog
List of countries by oil production (422 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
natural gas production and natural gas exports. 2023 marked the sixth straight that the United States led the world in oil production, shale oil fracking
Jeļena Ostapenko (5,913 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Wimbledon, Ostapenko defeated the ninth-seeded Carla Suárez Navarro in straight sets (dropping only two games in the match and grabbing her first win over
Straight Life (Art Pepper album) (274 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
Straight Life is an album by the American saxophonist Art Pepper, released in 1979. Pepper was joined by Tommy Flanagan, Red Mitchell, Billy Higgins and
Queer as Folk (American TV series) (5,543 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
fellow gay men and women. His motto when it comes to straight people: "There are two kinds of straight people in the world, those that hate you to your face
Jack Sock (6,030 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Roddick, a fellow Nebraskan, in the second round; however, he lost in straight sets. Sock's real breakthrough came in the mixed doubles, however, where
Cross (boxing) (303 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
In boxing, a straight or cross (also commonly called a rear hand punch) are punches usually thrown with the dominant hand and are power punches like the
Stephenson valve gear (1,942 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
gear, whereas the best forms of the Stephenson gear, the thrust was in a straight line. The Gooch gear gave constant lead at whatever cutoff. This was observed
List of Nissan engines (1,934 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
engine — 1.0/1.2/1.4 L — HR10DDT, HR10DE, HR12DE, HR12DDR, HR14DDe (See Straight-4 below for other HR engines) 2014–present Nissan BR engine — 0.6/0.8/1
Henley Royal Regatta (6,496 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
secured between vertical poles), which are placed along the river to form a straight course 2,112 metres long. The course is wide enough to allow two crews
Prince G engine (2,147 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The Prince G-series engine was the company's only straight-four and straight-six engines which began production in 1955. A number of variations were made
Circuit Gilles Villeneuve (2,701 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
on the outside of the exit of the final chicane before the start/finish straight. In 1999 the wall, which bears the name Bienvenue au Québec ("Welcome to
Young Modern (1,686 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
"Straight Lines" A 25-second sample from "Straight Lines" Problems playing this file? See media help. Young Modern is the fifth and final studio album
Nissan L engine (4,588 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Nissan (Nissan Machinery) Production 1966–1986 Layout Configuration Straight-4, Straight-6 Displacement 1.3 L; 79.1 cu in (1,296 cc) 1.4 L; 87.1 cu in (1
Twelve basic principles of animation (2,424 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
unnecessary detail. These are two different approaches to the drawing process. Straight ahead action scenes are animated frame by frame from beginning to end,
Martian canals (2,117 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
that there were "canals" on the planet Mars. These were a network of long straight lines in the equatorial regions from 60° north to 60° south latitude on
Combine harvester (4,618 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The modern combine harvester, also called a combine, is a machine designed to harvest a variety of cultivated seeds. Combine harvesters are one of the
Bad Company (3,942 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
success throughout the 1970s. Their first three albums, Bad Company (1974), Straight Shooter (1975) and Run with the Pack (1976), reached the top five in the
Pin (1,033 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
to pierce one or more pieces of soft materials like cloth or paper (the straight or push pin) a single strip of a rigid but flexible material (e.g. a wire)
Thickness planer (696 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
reference / index. So, to produce a completely straight planed board requires that the down surface is straight before planing. Obtaining the first flat side
Margarita (2,428 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Margaritas can be served either shaken with ice (on the rocks), without ice (straight up), or blended with ice (frozen margarita). Most bars serve margaritas
150 metres (1,854 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
some especially-built tracks allow the event to take place entirely on a straight. The event was given a high-profile outing in 1997 as an intermediate contest
Emma Raducanu (10,405 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Chandigarh, held at the Lawn Tennis Association Stadium, where she won in straight sets. She won two additional titles the following month, four in total
Maddy Morphosis (804 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
contestant. Since 2023, he has hosted his own talk show webseries Give It to Me Straight. Truitt is from Fayetteville, Arkansas and worked at Target before appearing
Straight Life (Freddie Hubbard album) (152 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
Straight Life is a soul/funk influenced jazz album recorded in 1970 by trumpeter Freddie Hubbard. It was recorded on 16 November 1970 and released between
Gun barrel (2,149 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
weapons such as small firearms, artillery pieces, and air guns. It is the straight shooting tube, usually made of rigid high-strength metal, through which
Straight (racing) (187 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
In many forms of racing, a straight or stretch is a part of the race track in which the competitors travel in a straight line for any significant time
Straight rail (819 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Straight rail, also called straight billiards, three-ball billiards, or the free game, is a discipline of carom billiards that is the most basic form
Colonnade (541 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
multiple pairs of columns are normally employed in a colonnade which can be straight or curved. The space enclosed may be covered or open. In St. Peter's Square
Chokutō (1,046 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The chokutō (直刀, 'straight sword') is a straight, single-edged Japanese sword that was mainly produced prior to the 9th century. Its basic style is likely
Danny Dyer (3,646 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
He had previously turned down a role in 2009, and in his autobiography, Straight Up, said that he would not join the cast until he was "fat, bald and fifty"
Nissan L engine (4,588 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Nissan (Nissan Machinery) Production 1966–1986 Layout Configuration Straight-4, Straight-6 Displacement 1.3 L; 79.1 cu in (1,296 cc) 1.4 L; 87.1 cu in (1
Balkline (1,936 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
less tedious for spectators than the precursor game, straight rail. The top players of straight rail became so skillful that they would score a seemingly
Pin (1,033 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
to pierce one or more pieces of soft materials like cloth or paper (the straight or push pin) a single strip of a rigid but flexible material (e.g. a wire)
Preferred stock (3,244 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
arrears. A stock without this feature is known as a noncumulative, or straight, preferred stock; any dividends passed are lost if not declared. Preferred
Buttermilk (1,189 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
climates where unrefrigerated milk sours quickly. Buttermilk can be drunk straight, and it can also be used in cooking. In making soda bread, the acid in
Straight Street (349 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Straight Street, from the Latin Via Recta (Arabic: الشارع المستقيم al-Shāriʿ al-Mustaqīm), known as the Street called Straight (Greek: τὴν ῥύμην τὴν καλουμένην
Alteromonadales (244 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
they were divided into eight by Ivanova et al. in 2004. The cells are straight or curved rods. They are motile by the use of a single flagellum. Most
Caridae (145 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
They are considered part of the primitive weevil group, because they have straight rather than geniculate (elbowed) antennae. The insertion of the antennae
Cross (boxing) (303 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
In boxing, a straight or cross (also commonly called a rear hand punch) are punches usually thrown with the dominant hand and are power punches like the
John Isner (9,998 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
through to the quarterfinals, where he was defeated by David Nalbandian in straight sets. Isner next played at the 2011 Australian Open He entered the tournament
Jarmila Wolfe (6,302 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
three of her opponents in the qualifying draw, including Melinda Czink, in straight sets, then Virginie Razzano in the second round of the main draw, before
Mischa Zverev (1,951 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
quarterfinals of the Italian Open, losing to world No. 2 Roger Federer in straight sets. He later helped Germany reach the final of the ARAG World Team Cup
1985 Stanley Cup Finals (1,381 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
contested between the defending champion Edmonton Oilers (in their third straight Finals appearance) and the Philadelphia Flyers. The Oilers won the best-of-seven
Tennessee whiskey (2,071 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Tennessee whiskey is straight whiskey produced in the U.S. state of Tennessee. Although it has been legally defined as a bourbon whiskey in some international
Lucie Šafářová (5,816 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
semifinals of the Gold Coast tournament and then winning the title with a straight-set victory. Also in 2006, she made her first Tier-II semifinal at Amelia
Jennifer Brady (2,491 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Seed Open in Lexington, Kentucky, where she defeated Jil Teichmann in straight sets. She progressed to her first Grand Slam semifinal at the 2020 US Open
Northumberland Strait (1,388 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
46°05′N 63°35′W / 46.083°N 63.583°W / 46.083; -63.583 The Northumberland Strait (French: détroit de Northumberland) is a strait in the southern part
Great circle (972 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
so that great circles in spherical geometry are the natural analog of straight lines in Euclidean space. For any pair of distinct non-antipodal points
Mr. Olympia (2,589 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Academy of Music, New York City, with Larry Scott winning his first of two straight titles. The equivalent female title is Ms. Olympia. The record number of
Curve (3,648 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
older texts) is an object similar to a line, but that does not have to be straight. Intuitively, a curve may be thought of as the trace left by a moving point
Whatever People Say I Am, That's What I'm Not (4,542 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Home", "You Probably Couldn't See for the Lights but You Were Staring Straight at Me" and "Dancing Shoes" all examine human behaviour in nightclubs. Frontman
Straight leg raise (547 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The straight leg raise is a test that can be performed during a physical examination, with the leg being lifted actively by the patient or passively by
Canada men's national volleyball team (2,768 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
finished last in their group in the first round, losing all three matches in straight sets. In the classification round, they finished 3rd, finishing below both
O'Shea Jackson Jr. (1,209 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
and, in his feature film debut, portrayed his father in the 2015 biopic Straight Outta Compton. Jackson was born in Los Angeles, California, to O'Shea Jackson
Pornography (26,008 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Portrait Post-mortem Ruins Selfie Social documentary Sports Still life Stock Straight photography Street Toy camera Underwater Vernacular Wedding Wildlife Techniques
Stephen Curry (26,429 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
record. As a result of Curry's exceptional play, Davidson earned its third straight NCAA tournament bid. On March 21, 2008, Davidson matched up with seventh-seeded
GM Family 0 engine (604 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
(VVT). Originally debuting as either a 1.0 L (973 cc) straight-3 or 1.2 L (1,199 cc) straight-4; a 1.4 L (1,364 cc) I4 variant was added with the introduction
8 mm film (1,698 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
perforations. There are also two other varieties of Super 8 – Single 8 mm and Straight-8 – that require different cameras but produce a final film with the same
Ekaterina Alexandrova (5,959 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
round, she defeated 23rd seed and former world No. 1, Ana Ivanovic, in straight sets, causing one of the biggest upsets in the tournament. In the second
Phalarope (987 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
South America. All are 15–25 cm (6–10 in) in length, with lobed toes and a straight, slender bill. Predominantly grey and white in winter, their plumage develops
Elmore Manufacturing Company (789 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
two-stroke engine design, in straight twin or single-cylinder versions. They later produced a straight-3 followed by a straight-4 beginning in 1906 until
Jerry Heller (2,417 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
releases in three years: Supersonic (J. J. Fad), Eazy-Duz-It (Eazy-E), Straight Outta Compton (N.W.A), No One Can Do It Better (The D.O.C.), Michel'le's
Julia Görges (5,997 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
draw debut at the US Open, losing to Justine Henin in the first round in straight sets. In 2008, Görges continued to play in a mix of ITF and WTA events
Rugby league county cups (356 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
were played on the same basis as the Challenge Cup, with an open draw and straight knock-out matches leading to a final. The county cups were abandoned in
Armie Hammer (7,067 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
On the Basis of Sex (2018). On Broadway, he starred in a production of Straight White Men in 2018. In 2021, multiple women came forward with claims of
MC Ren (2,848 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
was asked to join the group N.W.A. They immediately started on the album Straight Outta Compton. With a budget of US$8,000, the album was finished in four
Homer and Jethro (1,429 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
their later RCA albums including two instrumental jazz efforts: Playing It Straight and It Ain't Necessarily Square. The Reinhardt style continued to influence
Steffi Graf (11,922 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Složil, Graf typically practiced for up to four hours a day, often heading straight from airports to practice courts. This narrow focus meant that Graf, already
Autódromo Hermanos Rodríguez (2,803 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
impact on straight-line speed. The circuit has an extremely fast final corner (the Peraltada, turn 17) before a long start/finish straight, and thus reminded
O'Shea Jackson Jr. (1,209 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
and, in his feature film debut, portrayed his father in the 2015 biopic Straight Outta Compton. Jackson was born in Los Angeles, California, to O'Shea Jackson
Leonardo Mayer (1,692 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Blake in straight sets in the first round. He lost to Tommy Haas in five sets in the second round. At Wimbledon, he beat Óscar Hernández in straight sets
Handstand (988 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
position by balancing on the hands. In a basic handstand, the body is held straight with arms and legs fully extended, with hands spaced approximately shoulder-width
Reamer (2,511 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
machine or drill press. A typical reamer consists of a set of parallel straight or helical cutting edges along the length of a cylindrical body. Each cutting
Sabbatical (746 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
" Free Dives - during which participants "leaped out of work and dove straight into intense exploration." Quests - which found people "pushing their personal
Stitching awl (449 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
canvas. It is a thin, tapered metal shaft, coming to a sharp point, either straight or slightly bent. These shafts are often in the form of interchangeable
Yari (2,258 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
blade (日本刀; nihontō) in the form of a spear, or more specifically, the straight-headed spear. The martial art of wielding the yari is called sōjutsu. The
Pornographic film actor (4,688 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
critical importance. Most actors specialize in certain genres, such as straight, bisexual, gay, lesbian, bondage, strap-on, anal, double penetration, semen
Watt's linkage (1,363 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
central moving point of the linkage is constrained to travel a nearly straight path. Watt's described the linkage in his patent specification of 1784
Mole people (957 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
of New York City?". The Straight Dope. Chicago Reader, Inc. Adams, Cecil (2004-03-05). "The Mole People revisited". The Straight Dope. Chicago Reader, Inc
Shoelaces (2,065 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
pairs of eyelets. Straight-bar lacing appears horizontal and parallel when viewed from the exterior. Formal shoes usually demand straight-bar lacing to preserve
Join (SQL) (4,774 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
the tables in an inefficient order. For example, in MySQL the command STRAIGHT_JOIN reads the tables in exactly the order listed in the query. Join (relational
1-Butanol (2,185 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
butan-2-ol and tert-butanol. The unmodified term butanol usually refers to the straight chain isomer. 1-Butanol occurs naturally as a minor product of the ethanol
Ball-peen hammer (353 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
mating surface to perforate the gasket material. Variants include the straight-peen, diagonal-peen, and cross-peen hammer. These hammers have a wedge-shaped
Line chart (674 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
displays information as a series of data points called 'markers' connected by straight line segments. It is a basic type of chart common in many fields. It is
BMW 3 Series (E30) (4,479 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
1982-1987 1.8 L M10 straight-4 66 kW (90 PS) at 5,500 rpm 140 N⋅m (103 lb⋅ft) at 4,000 rpm 316i 1987-1994 1.6 L M40B16 straight-4 73 kW (100 PS) at 5
Rucka Rucka Ali (974 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Studio Albums Title Year Peak Chart Position(US Comedy) Straight Outta West B 2008 — I'm Black, You're White & These Are Clearly Parodies 2010 6 A Very
Timeline of the COVID-19 pandemic in Ontario (2021) (12,539 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
fourth straight day". CTV News. June 3, 2021. Retrieved November 18, 2021. "Ontario reports fewer than 1,000 new COVID-19 cases for fifth straight day"
Wade Boggs (3,814 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
he was elected to the National Baseball Hall of Fame in 2005. With 12 straight All-Star appearances, Boggs is third only to Brooks Robinson and George
Northrop F-89 Scorpion (4,925 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
this wing led to its substitution for a relatively thin straight wing instead. While its straight wings limited its performance, the Scorpion was among
200 metres hurdles (1,382 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Morrison also ran 25.83 straight (2021). Shamier Little also ran 25.88 straight (2019), 25.90 straight (2018) and 26.00 straight (2017). Yadisleidy Pedroso
Straight leg raise (547 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The straight leg raise is a test that can be performed during a physical examination, with the leg being lifted actively by the patient or passively by
Elmore Manufacturing Company (789 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
two-stroke engine design, in straight twin or single-cylinder versions. They later produced a straight-3 followed by a straight-4 beginning in 1906 until
Blended whiskey (838 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
flavorings. It is generally the product of mixing one or more higher-quality straight or single malt whiskey with less expensive spirits and other ingredients
Nissan J engine (690 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The Nissan J series are straight-4 and straight-6 gasoline internal combustion engines produced by Nissan from the 1960s through the 1980s. It is similar
Bill Haley & His Comets (6,477 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
release from Essex, new band member Joey Ambrose is heard on the B-side, "Straight Jacket." In the spring of 1954, Haley and His Comets left Essex for New
Linear function (651 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
calculus and related areas, a linear function is a function whose graph is a straight line, that is, a polynomial function of degree zero or one. For distinguishing
Three-drum boiler (4,848 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
this complexity. Tubes also became straighter, mostly to ease their cleaning. Yarrow had demonstrated that straight tubes did not cause any problems with
LGBT movements (12,229 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
the word gay represented a new unapologetic defiance—as an antonym for straight ("respectable sexual behavior"), it encompassed a range of non-normative
Boy Scouts of America (12,155 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
all times, to keep myself physically strong, mentally awake, and morally straight." -Scout Oath "A Scout is trustworthy, loyal, helpful, friendly, courteous
Jun Bernardino Trophy (1,760 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
kept permanently by the Talk 'N Text Tropang Texters after winning three straight Philippine Cups (2010–11, 2011–12, 2012–13). The second version, commissioned
The Straight Mind and Other Essays (451 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The Straight Mind and Other Essays is a 1992 collection of essays by Monique Wittig. The collection was translated into French as La pensée straight in
Four-centred arch (1,256 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
in English architecture. Another variant, the keel arch, has partially straight rather than curved sides and developed in Fatimid architecture. The four-centered
Nissan CR engine (165 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The CR engine is a 1.0 L (997 cc), 1.2 L (1,240 cc) or 1.4 L (1,386 cc) straight-4 piston engine from Nissan's Aichi Kikai division in Japan. It is an aluminum
Björn Borg (7,133 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
won the Orange Bowl Junior Championship for boys 18 and under after a straight-sets victory in the final over Vitas Gerulaitis. Borg joined the professional
Human hair color (2,440 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
frequency of particular hair color within their geographical region, e.g. straight, dark hair amongst East Asians, Southeast Asians, Polynesians, some Central
Katōmado (335 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
was introduced to Japan, with the vertical frames touching the bottom in straight lines. Another well-known example can be found in the room called Genji-no-ma
Jim Beam (2,227 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
introduced his namesake bourbon, Booker's, the company's first uncut, straight-from-the-barrel bourbon,[citation needed] and the first of the company's
Nakiri bōchō (329 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
knives. They differ from the deba bōchō in their shape, as they have a straight blade edge suitable for cutting all the way to the cutting board without
List of NFL champions (1920–1969) (959 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
league's first champions by a vote of the owners. The Canton Bulldogs won two straight championships from 1922 to 1923, and the Green Bay Packers won three in
Bangs (hair) (568 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
bangs straight, they may also shape them in an arc or leave them ragged. The term bangs originally referred to hair cut bang-off (i.e., straight across
Nissan QG engine (1,041 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
3 L (1,295 cc), 1.5 L (1,497 cc), 1.6 L (1,597 cc) and 1.8 L (1,769 cc) straight-4 piston engine from Nissan. It is a lean-burn aluminum DOHC 4-valve design
Soldier beetle (615 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The soldier beetles (Cantharidae) are relatively soft-bodied, straight-sided beetles. They are cosmopolitan in distribution. One of the first described
Nikola Jokić (19,878 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
125–107 win over the Chicago Bulls. The following night, he had his second straight triple-double and fourth of his career—all within 13 games. He finished
Grain (textile) (694 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
the orientation of the weft and warp threads. The three named grains are straight grain, cross grain, and the bias grain. In sewing, a pattern piece can
Inline engine (aeronautics) (1,231 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
only to straight engines (those with a single bank of cylinders). But for aircraft, ‘inline’ can also refer to engines which are not of the straight configuration
Cecil Adams (1,154 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Cecil Adams is the pseudonymous author of The Straight Dope, a popular question and answer column published in The Chicago Reader from 2 February 1973
2014 NBA Finals (2,657 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
straight NBA Finals, and only the fourth team in NBA history to achieve that goal, besides the 1966 Boston Celtics (as a matter of fact, ten straight
Straight gyrus (219 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
the straight gyrus,(or gyrus rectus) and is continuous with the superior frontal gyrus on the medial surface. A specific function for the straight gyrus
North Carolina Tar Heels men's basketball (9,749 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Championship game for nine straight decades (no other school has done it in more than six straight) and at least two Final Fours for six straight decades, all while