Penetration Anchor

Science / Marine Biology / Penetration Anchor: In hydraulically burrowing organisms, any device used to penetrate and gain an initial purchase on the sediment so that the body can be thrust in farther

Other Words for Anchor

Anchor Verb Synonyms: attach, affix, secure, moor, fix, fasten, pin, rivet, glue
Anchor Noun Synonyms: mooring
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Other Words for Penetration

Penetration Adjective Synonyms: piercing, perforation, puncturing, incision, puncture, penetrating, inroad, entry, entrance
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Market Penetration

Entertainment / Video Games / Market Penetration: The ratio of installed base versus population. (People who buy a product vs. People who do not.) MORE

Behaviorally Anchored Rating Scale (BARS)

Business / Human Resources (HR) / Behaviorally Anchored Rating Scale (BARS): An appraisal that requires raters to list important dimensions of a particular job and collect information regarding the critical behaviors that distinguish between successful and unsuccessful perform MORE

Market Penetration-Share

Business / Finance / Market Penetration-Share: Used in the context of general equities. Percent of trading volume in a stock that a particular market maker trades. MORE

Penetration

Entertainment / Basketball / Penetration: When the ball is dribbled or passed inside the defensive area toward the basket. MORE

Terminal Anchor

Science / Marine Biology / Terminal Anchor: In hydraulically burrowing organisms: any device used to anchor the leading portion of the burrower, permitting muscular contraction to drag the rest of the body into the sediment MORE

Penetration Anchor

Science / Marine Biology / Penetration Anchor: In hydraulically burrowing organisms, any device used to penetrate and gain an initial purchase on the sediment so that the body can be thrust in farther MORE

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