Settling Pond

Science / Geology / Settling Pond: An open pond where waste or process water is allowed to stand while suspended materials settle out.

Settling Pond

Science / Geology / Settling Pond: An open pond where waste or process water is allowed to stand while suspended materials settle out. MORE

Settling

Life Style / Painting / Settling: The accumulation of material (usually pigment) at the bottom of a container containing paint or stain. MORE

Responder Beacon

Technology / Radar / Responder Beacon: Transponder beacon. MORE

Respondent Conditioning

Science / Psychiatry / Respondent Conditioning: Elicitation of a response by a stimulus that normally does not elicit that response. The response is one that is mediated primarily by the autonomic nervous system (such as salivation or a change in h MORE

Spondaic

Entertainment / Literature / Spondaic: The adjective spondaic describes a line of poetry in which the feet are composed of successive spondees. See spondee, below. MORE

Spondee

Entertainment / Literature / Spondee: In scansion, a spondee is a metrical foot consisting of two successive strong beats. The spondee typically is 'slower' and 'heavier' to read than an iamb or a dactyl. Some words and phrases in English MORE

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