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Heat ray   /hit reɪ/   Listen
Heat ray

A ray that produces a thermal effect.

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"Heat ray" Quotes from Famous Books

... extension between points of contact with scion and stock. The second point of value consists in allowing the actinic ray in the sunlight to act upon the chlorophyl in bud and bark of the scion and it does not attract the destructive heat ray. This is perhaps the most important single point of value and due to the transparency of the paraffin. Third, the paraffin coating, impervious to air, maintains the sap tension equally in the course of fluctuation between negative and positive pressures occurring between night and day, and ...
— Northern Nut Growers Association Report of the Proceedings at the Sixth Annual Meeting. Rochester, New York, September 1 and 2, 1915 • Various

Words linked to "Heat ray" :   light beam, beam of light, shaft, beam, irradiation, ray, shaft of light, infrared ray, ray of light

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