Ridge (Mid-Ocean)

Science / Geology / Ridge (Mid-Ocean): An elevated area of the sea floor in the center of an ocean basin with rugged topography, a central rift-valley and recurring seismic activity. Ridges generally stand about 1000 meters to 3000 meters above the adjacent ocean floor and are about 1500 kilometers in width.

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Ridge Verb Synonyms: crest, line, strip, top edge, arˆte
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Residual Ridge

Health / Dentistry / Residual Ridge: A remnant of the alveolar process and soft tissue covering after teeth are removed. MORE

Ridge

Business / Construction / Ridge: The horizontal line at the junction of the top edges of two sloping roof surfaces. MORE

Pictbridge

Technology / Digital Cameras / Pictbridge: Pictbridge is an international direct-print standard adopted by most major manufacturers of digital cameras and photo printers. With pictbridge, you can connect a compatible camera to a pictbridge pho MORE

Oceanic Ridge

Science / Marine Biology / Oceanic Ridge: A sinuous ridge rising from the deep-sea floor MORE

North Bridge

Technology / Computers / North Bridge: The main portion of the motherboard chipset that acts as an interface between the processor and other parts of the motherboard. It contains the cache, main memory, and AGP controllers, as well as the MORE

Ridge (Alveolar)

Health / Dentistry / Ridge (Alveolar): The alveolar process and its soft tissue covering that remain after the teeth are removed. MORE

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