Cinder Cone

Science / Geology / Cinder Cone: A steep, conical hill built up about a volcanic vent and composed of coarse pyroclasts expelled from the vent by escaping gases.


Entertainment / Baseball / Snowcone: Common term for when a fielder catches a ball, and a portion of the ball protrudes the end of the glove, appearing like a snowcone. MORE


Life Style / Painting / Silicone: See Resin. MORE

Spinning Cone

Life Style / Wine / Spinning Cone: Another term used to describe a centrifuge. MORE

Stress Cones

Technology / Motors / Stress Cones: A physical protection placed over the external connections point on medium and high voltage motor leads. Stress cones are used to avoid di-electric breakdown of motor leads in the vicinity of the exte MORE

Volcanic Cone

Science / Geology / Volcanic Cone: A cone-shaped hill or mountain composed of pyroclastic debris and/or lava which builds up around a volcanic vent during eruptions. MORE

Exit Cone

Technology / Rockets / Exit Cone: Applies to the exit or expansion section of a rocket nozzle. MORE