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

Other Words for Anchor

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

Terminal Verb Synonyms: keyboard, monitor, position, station, VDU (= 'visual display unit'), PC (= 'personal computer'), module, CRT (= 'cathode ray tube'), screen, (control) panel
Terminal Adjective Synonyms: connection, wire, connector, coupler, coupling, conductor
Terminal Noun Synonyms: closing, concluding, terminating, ending, final, ultimate, extreme, maximum, greatest
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Terminal Doppler Weather Radar (TDWR)

Science / Weather / Terminal Doppler Weather Radar (TDWR): Doppler radar installed at major airports throughout the United States to detect microbursts. MORE

Terminal Elevator

Business / Agriculture / Terminal Elevator: A large elevator (warehouse) facility with the capacity to transfer grain to rail cars, barges, or ships for transport to domestic or foreign markets. Terminal elevator markets are used as base locati MORE

Terminal Cup

Technology / Home Audio / Terminal Cup: A plastic cabinet part that contains the terminal connectors that permits the wire from the amplifier to be connected to the speaker. Sometimes these parts contain the Crossover and protection circuit MORE

Terminal Buds

Science / Biology / Terminal Buds: Buds located at the end of a plant shoot. MORE

Terminal

Science / Chemistry / Terminal: 1. The end of a polymer molecule. 2. A point at which electrical connections can easily be made or broken. 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

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