Some articles on outer:
... Usually, the borosilicate glass outer bulb of the lamp performs this function but special care must be taken if the lamp is installed in a situation where this outer envelope can become damaged ... used in locations like gyms, the fixture should contain a strong outer guard or an outer lens to protect the lamp's outer bulb ... Even with these methods, some UV radiation can still pass through the outer bulb of the lamp ...
... List of The Outer Limits episodes "Wolf 359" is an episode of the original The Outer Limits television show ...
... Inner/outer directions are labels that identify the direction of travel on opposing lanes of traffic on certain ring roads and beltways ... Variations of the labels include "inner loop"/"outer loop", "inner beltline"/"outer beltline", "inner ring"/"outer ring", "inner rail"/"outer rail", and "inner circle"/"outer circle" ... non-contiguous loop route to utilize inner/outer directional signage ...
... The colours are white for inner lane and red for outer lane ... exactly the same time, the person currently in the inner lane will have to let the outer lane pass in front of him ... This usually does not cause any problems, as the person in the outer lane will generally move much faster than the person in the inner lane ...
... traced to plans developed in the 1950s for an Outer Beltway ... The original Outer Beltway had been planned to pass south of the corporate limits of Rockville ... route was motivated in part by a desire to re-route an Outer Beltway crossing of the Potomac River upstream from the area of River Bend to Watkins Island ...
More definitions of "outer":
- (adj): Being on the outside or further from a center.
Example: "Spent hours adorning the outer man"; "the outer suburbs"
- (adj): Being on or toward the outside of the body.
Example: "The outer ear"
Famous quotes containing the word outer:
“The use of natural history is to give us aid in supernatural history: the use of the outer creation, to give us language for the beings and changes of the inward creation.”
—Ralph Waldo Emerson (18031882)
“Once conform, once do what other people do because they do it, and a lethargy steals over all the finer nerves and faculties of the soul. She becomes all outer show and inward emptiness; dull, callous, and indifferent.”
—Virginia Woolf (18821941)
“I know, it must have been my imagination, but it makes me realize how desperately alone the Earth is. Hanging in space like a speck of food floating in the ocean. Sooner or later to be swallowed up by some creature floating by.... Time will tell, Dr. Mason. We can only wait and wonder. Wonder how, wonder when.”
—Tom Graeff. Young astronomer, Teenagers from Outer Space, after just seeing the invading spaceship through his telescope, and dismissing it (1959)