You can also find related words, phrases, and synonyms in the topics: careful when using money or food, or (of a meal) cheap or small in amount, Cambridge Dictionary’s Word of the Year 2020, Clear explanations of natural written and spoken English. But as life would have it, my "learning" did not stop at the needle-stick. Needle: Ai, ye div lyke ti mak things difficult ! { bidder: 'openx', params: { unit: '539971067', delDomain: 'idm-d.openx.net' }}, { bidder: 'openx', params: { unit: '539971081', delDomain: 'idm-d.openx.net' }}, Intravenous-Into a vein; a needle is inserted into a vein in the back of the hand, inside the elbow, or some other location on the body. This may be relieved by tapping the cavity with a small hollow needle (Southey's trocar), or by passing into it a large sharp-pointed tube. galvanometer coil so that the influence of the latter causes the mirror (through the action of the magnetic needle) to be turned through a small angle in one direction or the other according to the direction of the current through the coil. For the first time the sewing needle moved vertically rather than horizontally through fabric. Hall Efect.-If an electric current is passed along a strip of thin metal, and the two points at opposite ends of an equipotential line are connected with a galvanometer, its needle will of course not be deflected. type: "cookie", The person's blood is usually collected by a nurse or phlebotomist by sticking a needle into a vein. { bidder: 'ix', params: { siteId: '195453', size: [320, 50] }}, Hence the deflection of the needle is proportional to the insulation resistance, and the scale can be graduated to show directly this resistance in megohms. When working with square or rectangular cushions, avoid bulk in the corners by trimming the seam allowance and turning the fabric using a knitting needle to poke out the corners. { bidder: 'appnexus', params: { placementId: '11653860' }}, iasLog("exclusion label : lcp"); { bidder: 'ix', params: { siteId: '195452', size: [300, 250] }}, var mapping_btmslot_a = googletag.sizeMapping().addSize([746, 0], [[300, 250], 'fluid']).addSize([0, 0], [[300, 250], [320, 50], [300, 50], 'fluid']).build(); Examples of how to use the word 'needle' in a sentence. ga('create', 'UA-31379-3',{cookieDomain:'dictionary.cambridge.org',siteSpeedSampleRate: 10}); 'min': 31, { bidder: 'openx', params: { unit: '539971072', delDomain: 'idm-d.openx.net' }}, addPrebidAdUnits(pbAdUnits); if(refreshConfig.enabled == true) When I was young, my grandmother would fix our vinyl records that skipped by using a pin to carve a deeper groove for the needle to follow. He is on pins and needles. 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The word usage examples above have been gathered from various sources to reflect current and historial usage. { bidder: 'ix', params: { siteId: '555365', size: [300, 250] }}, Well over fifty songs are available here including some of Young's most famous hits like The Needle and the Damage Done, Old Man, Hey, Hey, My, My, Tonight's the Night, White Line and many more. Creak, and has been found to give satisfactory results on board ship. The needle is withdrawn, slowly, with slight pressure pulling back on the syringe. 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Bailak Kibdjaki, also, an Arabian writer, shows in his Merchant's Treasure, a work given to the world in 1282, that the magnetized needle, floated on water by means of a splinter of wood or a reed, was employed on the Syrian seas at the time of his voyage from Tripoli to Alexandria (1242), and adds:"They say that the captains who navigate the Indian seas use, instead of the needle and splinter, a sort of fish made out of hollow iron, which, when thrown into the water, swims upon the surface, and points out the north and south with its head and tail" (Klaproth, Lettre, p. 57). Decorating a plate using a needle placed in a cork to scratch through the color to create a sgraffito pattern. { bidder: 'openx', params: { unit: '539971071', delDomain: 'idm-d.openx.net' }}, { bidder: 'triplelift', params: { inventoryCode: 'Cambridge_SR' }}, Contemporary Puritan writers in the Marprelate tracts allude to Dr John Bridges, dean of Salisbury, author of A Defence of the Government of the Church of England, as the reputed author of Gammer Gurton's Needle, but he obviously could not be properly described as "Mr S.". The needle, a piece of paddle-shaped paper thinly coated with silver foil, is suspended by a quartz fibre, its extreme lightness making it possible to use a very feeble controlling force without rendering the period of oscillation unduly great. drawn perpendicularly to the undeflected needle from its centre of suspension. { bidder: 'appnexus', params: { placementId: '11654153' }}, If then the torsion head is provided with an index needle, and also if the movable coil is provided with an indicating point, it is possible to measure the torsional angle through which the head must be twisted to bring the movable coil back to its zero position. { bidder: 'criteo', params: { networkId: 7100, publisherSubId: 'cdo_mpuslot' }}, Fine needle aspiration cytology: this test involves pushing a small needle into the lump at sucking out some cells with a syringe. googletag.pubads().setTargeting("sfr", "cdo_dict_english");