Bottom Dead Center (BDC)

Technology / Motorcycle / Bottom Dead Center (BDC): The point during crankshaft rotation at which the piston is in its lowest possible position. (Compare TDC).

Other Words for Bottom

Bottom Noun Synonyms: seat, buttocks, rear, behind, rear end, rump, posterior, hindquarters, breech, fundament, gluteus maximus, backside, butt, prat, bum , can, duff, keister or keester, hinie, arse, ass, tokus, tochis
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Other Words for Dead

Dead Adjective Synonyms: deceased, defunct, extinct, gone, departed, late, lifeless, no more, done for, gone for a burton
Dead Adverb Synonyms: completely, entirely, absolutely, totally, abruptly, suddenly
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Dead Weight

Entertainment / Golf / Dead Weight: (also 'overall weight') the total weight of a golf club (see also 'swingweight') MORE

Dead Wood

Entertainment / Bowling / Dead Wood: Pins that remain on the lane or in the gutter after being knocked down after the machine has reset the pins. They are removed in ten-pin before play continues, but left in place in both candlepin and MORE

Dead Smooth

Business / Machine Shop / Dead Smooth: The term applied to the finest cut of a file. MORE

Dead Rubber

Entertainment / Tennis / Dead Rubber: Refers to a davis cup match which is played after the victor of the tie has already been decided. Dead rubbers may or may not be played depending on the coaches agreement to do so and are usually best MORE

Dead Puck

Entertainment / Ice Hockey / Dead Puck: A puck that flies out of the rink or that a player has caught in his hand. MORE

Dead Reckoning

Technology / Aviation / Dead Reckoning: In pioneer flight before radio, beacons, and accurate maps, flying distances much by instinct and guesswork, and referring to whatever landmarks were below, was quite routine. The 'dead' part simply m MORE

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