Ideal

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Gas - Special Topics - Compressibility
... Thermodynamicists use this factor (Z) to alter the ideal gas equation to account for compressibility effects of real gases ... This factor represents the ratio of actual to ideal specific volumes ... is sometimes referred to as a "fudge-factor" or correction to expand the useful range of the ideal gas law for design purposes ...
Ideal, South Dakota
... Ideal is an unincorporated community in northern Tripp County, South Dakota, United States, named for its superb farmland ...
Cardinal Point (optics) - Modeling Optical Systems As Mathematical Transformations - Ideal, Rotationally Symmetric, Optical Imaging System
... An ideal, rotationally symmetric, optical imaging system must meet three criteria All rays "originating" from any object point converge to a single image point (Imaging is ... imaging is stigmatic for one or perhaps a few object points, but to be an ideal system imaging must be stigmatic for every object point ...
Leverage
... An ideal mechanism transmits power without adding to or subtracting from it ... This means the ideal mechanism does not include a power source, and is frictionless and constructed from rigid bodies that do not deflect or wear ... performance of real systems is obtained from this ideal by using efficiency factors that take into account friction, deformation and wear ...
Springthorpe Memorial - Architectural Features and Influences
... of memorialising of conceiving a ``whole is more than a Tomb …is the Real made Ideal - an apotheosis of love for all true lovers to the end of Time with its tale ... Fascinated by concepts of the ideal woman, Springthorpe had delivered a paper, several years earlier, entitled ‘The Perfect Woman’ in which he concluded that Shakespeare’s Rosalind was the ideal ... Annie seems to be likened to this ideal in the inscription “Pattern Daughter, Perfect Mother, and Ideal Wife” ...

Famous quotes containing the word ideal:

    ... probably all of the women in this book are working to make part of the same quilt to keep us from freezing to death in a world that grows harsher and bleaker—where male is the norm and the ideal human being is hard, violent and cold: a macho rock. Every woman who makes of her living something strong and good is sharing bread with us.
    Marge Piercy (b. 1936)

    We have reason to be grateful for celestial phenomena, for they chiefly answer to the ideal in man.
    Henry David Thoreau (1817–1862)

    All that is active, all that is enveloped in time and space, is endowed with what might be described as an abstract, ideal and absolute impermeability.
    Samuel Beckett (1906–1989)