Shell

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Macintosh Programmer's Workshop - History
... last names start with MPS.) 'MPS ' has always been the creator signature of the MPW Shell as a result of this ... contributors included Rick Meyers (project lead and MPW Shell command interpreter), Jeff Parrish (MPW Shell editor), Dan Smith (MPW Shell commands), Ira Ruben (assembler and many of the tools ... A shell memory leak was fixed on October 10, 1986 and MPW 1.0.1 was born ...
Acteonoidea - Description
... All acteonoids have a shell that resembles that of many prosobranchs ... Some of the members are able to withdraw completely into the shell and to close the shell with an operculum, e.g ...
Shell - Other Uses
... Shell (machinery), each half of a two-piece plain bearing Electron shell Racing shell, a watercraft Shell element, a component of the thin-shell structure construction method ...
Shell Integration
... Shell integration (the shell method in integral calculus) is a means of calculating the volume of a solid of revolution, when integrating along an axis parallel to the axis of revolution ... calculate the integrated volume of a "family" of shells (a shell being the outer edge of a hollow cylinder) – as volume is the antiderivative of area, if one can calculate the lateral surface area of a ... Shell integration can be considered a special case of evaluating a double integral in polar coordinates ...
White-lipped Snail - Shell Description
... snail is very slightly smaller than the grove snail, the shell being usually about 2.5 cm (1 in) in maximum dimension ... Like the grove snail, it has considerable variability in shell colour and banding, although the shell of the white-lipped snail is perhaps most commonly yellow, with ... distinguishing feature of this species is a white lip at the aperture of the shell in adult specimens, although very rarely the brown-lipped grove snail can ...

Famous quotes containing the word shell:

    There are no small number of people in this world who, solitary by nature,
    always try to go back into their shell like a hermit crab or a snail.
    Anton Pavlovich Chekhov (1860–1904)

    I seem to have been only like a boy playing on the seashore, and diverting myself in now and then finding a smoother pebble or a prettier shell than ordinary, whilst the great ocean of truth lay all undiscovered before me.
    Isaac Newton (1642–1727)

    Billy: You dropped some shell in there.
    Ted: It’s all right. Makes it crunchier that way. You like French toast crunchy, don’t you?
    Robert Benton (b. 1932)