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connect [ kə'nekt] vt.连接,连结;联系

connect with 连接;相通,衔接

connect vt. 连接,把…联系起来

connect [kə'nekt] 连接

connected [kə'nektid] 连接

Simple connecting fittings 简单五金配件

XC Cross Connect 交叉连接

Standard for Hose Connected Appliances
水带接口设备标准

Connecting Rod 连接杆(机)

Simple connecting fittings 简单五金配件

connecting flight 衔接航班

DXC Digital Cross Connect equipment 数字交叉连接设备

曲柄连杆机构
connecting rod

中心曲柄连杆机构
central-located connecting rod

偏心曲柄连杆机构
offset connecting rod

铰接曲柄边杆机构
hinged connecting rod

连杆
connecting rod

连杆小头
connecting rod small end

连杆杆身
connecting rod shank

副连杆
slave connecting rod

叉形连杆
fork-and-blade connecting rod

主连杆
main connecting rod

绞链式连杆
hinged type connecting rod

活节式连杆
articulated connecting rod

连杆盖
connecting rod cap

连杆轴承
connecting rod bearing

连杆轴承片 Connecting Rod Bearing

连杆 Connecting Rod

Ask the operator to connect you to that number.
请电话接线员给你接通那个电话。

Will you connect this wire to the television ?你把这根电线和电视机连上好吗?

The police are connecting this incident with last week's terrorist bombing.
警方认为这次事件和上周的恐怖分子爆炸事件有关。

Has the phone been connected yet?
电话接通了吗?

These terminals are connected to our mainframe computer.
这些终端设备都和我们的计算机主机相连。

请转103。
Extension 103, please. *extension“延长”,在这里表示“分机电话”。
May I have extension 103?
Could I have extension number 103?
Please connect me with extension 103.
Would you transfer this call to extension 103?

我给您接103分机。
I'll connect you to extension 103.
I'm transferring your call to extension 103.

我让他接电话。
I'll put him on. * put...on“让……接电话”。
I'll connect you. (把电话转接给你。) *connect“连接”。

I'll connect you with his office.
我会打电话到他的公司和你联络。

We'd like to clear up some points connected with the technical part of the contract.
我们希望搞清楚有关合同中技术方面的几个问题。

We'd like to clear up some points connected with the technical part of the contract.
我们希望搞清楚有关合同中技术方面的几个问题。

A Excuse me, can you help me please?
A 劳驾,请问你能帮我个忙吗?
B Yes, what can I do for you?
B 是的,您需要什么?
A Can I get broadband in my room?
A 我在房间里能使用宽带吗?
B Yes, if you have a laptop, just connect to the hotel internet service. All rooms have broadband.
B 是的,如果你有笔记本电脑的话,把它和旅馆的互联网系统连接上就可以了。所有的房间都有宽带。
A That’s great. Thanks. How about elsewhere in the hotel? Do you have broadband access in the coffee lounge, for instance? Can I work with my laptop there?
A 太好了。谢谢。在旅馆的其他地方呢?比如说在咖啡厅也能用宽带上网吗?我能在那里办公吗?
B I’m afraid not. We only have broadband access in the hotel guest rooms and Business Centre.
B 恐怕不行。我们只在客房与商务中心内设有宽带接口。

A How do I connect my laptop in my room?
A 我怎样在房间里连接笔记本电脑?
B Just connect your computer to the telephone point.
B 把你的电脑和电话接口连接起来就行。
A Do I need a special cable?
A 我需要一根特殊的线吗?
B Oh, sorry – yes, you do need a cable. You’ll find it in the drawer of your desk.
B 噢,对不起——是的,你需要一根线。在桌子的抽屉里你就能找到。
A OK. Thanks. I’ll try and connect. If there are any problems, I’ll get back to you.
A 好的。谢谢。我会尝试去连接。如果有问题的话, 我再回来问你。
B You’re welcome. You’ll also find instructions in your room.
B 不客气。你在房间里还能找到连接说明。

A I’ve connected the cable from my laptop to the telephone point, but I still can’t get on the internet. Can you help me?
A 我已经用线把我的笔记本电脑和电话接口连接上了,但是我还是上不了网。你能帮我吗?
B Yes, just a moment. What does it say on your computer screen?
B 当然,请稍等。你的电脑屏幕上显示什么?
A It says I need a password.
A 显示我需要一个密码。
B Yes, you need a password. Just key in your room number. That’s your individual password.
B 是的,你需要密码。只需键入你的房间号码。那就是你的个人密码。
A OK. I’ll try that. ?Yes, that works. I’m connected. Thanks very much.
A 好的,我试一下。是的,行了。我连接上了。非常感谢。
B You’re welcome.
B 不客气。

A OK, let’s meet tomorrow at 10 in Starbucks for a working breakfast. We can discuss everything over a coffee.
A 好,我们明天10点在星巴克一起吃工作早餐。我们可以边喝咖啡边讨论事情。
B OK, 10 am tomorrow. Shall I bring my laptop?
B 好的,明天10点。我需要把笔记本电脑带来吗?
A Yes, definitely. We can work there. You can connect to the internet in Starbucks.
A 是的,当然。我们可以在那里工作。在星巴克能上网。
B Really? How do I do that? Do I need a cable or anything?
B 是吗?那我怎么办呢?我需要一根线或者其他什么吗?
A No, it’s easy. No cables, no wires. The whole place is wi-fi broadband connected. All you need is your laptop.
A 不,很简单。不需电缆,不需电线。整个星巴克都可以无线宽带上网。你所需要的只是你的笔记本电脑。
B That’s great. See you at 10.
B 那太棒了。明天10点见。

A Operator speaking. Can I help you?
A 我是接线员。您需要帮忙吗?
B Yes, thank you. What do I dial for an outside line?
B 是的,谢谢。打外线需要先拨什么?
A If you want a local number, please dial 9.
A 如果你想打市话,请先拨9。
B Fine. Thank you. And if I want to make an international call?
B 好的。谢谢。如果我想打国际电话呢?
A Then I can connect you.
A 那我替你接线。
B Thanks. Can I call Canada, please?
B 谢谢。我能打往加拿大吗?

OK, let’s meet tomorrow at 10 for a coffee.
A 好的,咱们明天10点在咖啡店碰面。
B OK, 10 am tomorrow. I’ll bring my laptop.
B 好的,明早10点,我会带上我的笔记本电脑。
A Good idea. You can connect to the internet in the cafe.
A 好主意。你可以在咖啡店里上网。
B Of course. The cafe is wi-fi broadband connected. I can check my e-mail
B 对呀。咖啡店现在都是无线上网了。我可以查看一下电子邮件箱。

connect vt. vi. 连接,联合,关连

on : 连上,固定住,(in or into a state of being connected)
act on 对…起作用
catch on 抓牢
come on 跟随
count on 依赖
draw on 带上,穿上
fasten on 纠缠,抓牢
fit on 固定
get on 接近
paste on 粘住
turn on 打开
switch on 打开
pin on 钉住
put on 穿上
try on 试穿
pull on 穿上
hang on 不挂断
build on 建立于
leave on 留住
take on 穿下
rely on 依靠
depend on 依靠

串 [chuàn] /to string together/to mix up/to conspire/to connect/(a measure word)/string/

交接 [jiāo jiē] /join/connect/

接 [jiē] /to extend/to connect/to receive/to join/

接通 [jiē tōng] /to connect/to put through/

连接至 [lián jiē zhì] /to connect to/

连结 [lián jié] /connect/join/link/

森罗 [sēn luó] /many things arranged together, or connected together/to go on limitlessly/

绍 [shào] /connect/to introduce/

通 [tōng] /go through/know well/to connect/to communicate/open/

通航 [tōng háng] /connected by air, sea traffic or service/

系 [xì] /connect/to tie/

有关人士 [yǒu guān rén shì] /persons involved/those connected with (sth)/

有联系 [yǒu lián xì] /to be connected/to be related/

絷 [zhí] /connect/tie up/

This account of yourself is actually a sketch of your working life and should include education, experience and references.
你的简历实际上是对你的职业生涯的简单描述,它包括教育、经验和证明人。
Such an account is valuable.
这个描述是很有价值的,
It can be referred to in filling out standard application blanks and is extremely helpful in personal interviews.
在填写标准的申请表格时它可提供参考,在面试时更是起极大的作用。
While talking to you, your could-be employer is deciding whether your education, your experience, and other qualifications will pay him to employ you and your "wares" and abilities must be displayed in an orderly and reasonably connected manner.
在与你谈话时,你未来的雇主将根据你的教育、你的经验和你其他的资历来确定雇用你是否值得,因此你必须把你的“商品”和能力以有序而合理连贯的方式陈列出来。

{adj: affiliated, attached, connected} being joined in close association
"affiliated clubs"
"all art schools whether independent or attached to universities"

{adj: arteriovenous} connecting an artery to a vein
"an arteriovenous fistula"

{adj: associated, connected} related to or accompanying
"Christmas and associated festivities"

{adj: asternal} not connected to the sternum or breastbone
"asternal ribs"

{adj: bound up} closely or inseparably connected or associated with
"his career is bound up with the fortunes of the enterprise"

{adj: bridgeable} capable of being connected by a bridge or as if by a bridge
<-> unbridgeable

{adj: commercial} connected with or engaged in or sponsored by or used in commerce or commercial enterprises
"commercial trucker"
"commercial TV"
"commercial diamonds"
<-> noncommercial

{adj: compatible} capable of being used with or connected to other devices or components without modification
<-> incompatible

{adj: conjunctive} serving or tending to connect
<-> disjunctive

{adj: connected} joined or linked together
<-> unconnected

{adj: connected} plugged in
"first check to see whether the appliance is connected"

{adj: connected} wired together to an alarm system
"all the window alarms are connected"

{adj: connecting, copulative} syntactically connecting sentences or elements of a sentence
"`and' is a copulative conjunction"

{adj: connective} connecting or tending to connect
"connective remarks between chapters"
"connective tissue in animals"
"conjunctive tissue in plants"

{adj: conterminous, contiguous} connecting without a break; within a common boundary
"the 48 conterminous states"
"the contiguous 48 states"

{adj: contiguous, immediate} very close or connected in space or time
"contiguous events"
"immediate contact"
"the immediate vicinity"
"the immediate past"

{adj: coordinating, coordinative} serving to connect two grammatical constituents of identical construction
"`and' in `John and Mary' or in `John walked and Mary rode' is a coordinating conjunction; and so is `or' in `will you go or stay?'"
<-> subordinating

{adj: coupled, joined, linked} connected by a link, as railway cars or trailer trucks

{adj: detached, separated} no longer connected or joined
"a detached part"
"on one side of the island was a hugh rock, almost detached"
"the separated spacecraft will return to their home bases"

{adj: diagonal} at an angle; especially connecting two nonadjacent corners of a plane figure or any two corners of a solid that are not in the same face
"a diagonal line across the page"

{adj: diluvian, diluvial} of or connected with a deluge

{adj: disconnected} not plugged in or connected to a power source
"the iron is disconnected"

{adj: earthborn} connected with earthly life; of earthly origin
"earthborn cares and pleasures"

{adj: floating} (of a part of the body) not firmly connected; movable or out of normal position
"floating ribs are not connected with the sternum"
"a floating kidney"

{adj: geared} equipped with or connected by gears or having gears engaged
<-> ungeared

{adj: incompatible} incapable of being used with or connected to other devices or components without modification
<-> compatible

{adj: interconnected, interrelated} reciprocally connected

{adj: involved} connected by participation or association or use
"we accomplished nothing, simply because of the large number of people involved"
"the problems involved"
"the involved muscles"
"I don't want to get involved"
"everyone involved in the bribery case has been identified"
<-> uninvolved

{adj: knitted} made by intertwining threads in a series of connected loops rather than by weaving
"knitted garments"
"a hand-knitted sweater"

{adj: legato, smooth} (music) without breaks between notes; smooth and connected
"a legato passage"
<-> staccato

{adj: machine-accessible, connected} stored in, controlled by, or in direct communication with a central computer

{adj: missionary, missional} relating to or connected to a religious mission

{adj: naval} connected with or belonging to or used in a navy
"naval history"
"naval commander"
"naval vessels"

{adj: noncommercial} not connected with or engaged in commercial enterprises
<-> commercial

{adj: off-line} not connected to a computer network
"off-line resources"
<-> on-line

{adj: on-line} connected to a computer network or accessible by computer
"an on-line database"
<-> off-line

{adj: palmate} (of the feet of water birds) having three toes connected by a thin fold of skin

{adj: proper} limited to the thing specified
"the city proper"
"his claim is connected with the deed proper"

{adj: puerperal} relating to or connected with or occurring at the time of childbirth or shortly following, or to the woman who has just given birth

{adj: related, related to} being connected either logically or causally or by shared characteristics
"painting and the related arts"
"school-related activities"
"related to micelle formation is the...ability of detergent actives to congregate at oil-water interfaces"
<-> unrelated

{adj: related} connected by kinship, common origin, or marriage
<-> unrelated

{adj: residential} of or relating to or connected with residence
"a residential requirement for the doctorate"

{adj: sacrificial} used in or connected with a sacrifice
"sacrificial lamb"

{adj: siamese} connecting two or more pipes or hoses or having such a connection
"a Y-shaped siamese joint"
"siamese fire-hose lines"

{adj: socially connected, well-connected} connected by blood or close acquaintance with people of wealth or social position
"a well-connected Edinburgh family"

{adj: spiritualistic, spiritualist} of or relating to or connected with spiritualism

{adj: subordinating, subordinative} serving to connect a subordinate clause to a main clause
"`when' in `I will come when I can' is a subordinating conjunction"
<-> coordinating

{adj: syndetic} connected by a conjunction
<-> asyndetic

{adj: thalamocortical} relating to or connecting the cortex and thalamus
"the thalamocortical system"

{adj: unconnected} not connected by birth or family

{adj: unconnected} not joined or linked together
<-> connected

{adj: unrelated} not connected by kinship
<-> related

{adj: webbed} (of the feet of some animals) having the digits connected by a thin fold of skin
<-> unwebbed

{adv: closely, intimately, nearly} in a close manner
"the two phenomena are intimately connected"
"the person most nearly concerned"

{adv: legato} connecting the notes; in music
"play this legato, please"
<-> staccato

{adv: untruly} in a untrue manner
"he silenced the whisperings which connected her, untruly and unfairly, with his separation from his wife"

{n: Baffin Bay} a body of water between Greenland and northeastern Canada; connected with the Arctic Ocean to the north and with the Atlantic Ocean (via the Labrador Sea) to the south; icebound in winter

{n: Bayonne Bridge} a steel arch bridge connecting New Jersey and Staten Island at Bayonne, New Jersey

{n: Bering Sea} part of the North Pacific between Alaska and Siberia; connected to the Arctic Ocean by the Bering Strait

{n: Bering Strait} a strait connecting the Bering Sea to the Arctic Ocean

{n: Bosporus} a strait connecting the Mediterranean and the Black Sea; separates the European and Asian parts of Turkey; an important shipping route

{n: Brenner Pass} an Alpine mountain pass connecting Innsbruck in Austria with Bolzano in Italy that has long been a route for trade and for invasions

{n: Bruges, City of Bridges} a city in northwestern Belgium that is connected by canal to the North Sea; in the 13th century it was a leading member of the Hanseatic League; the old city (known as the City of Bridges) is a popular tourist attraction

{n: CD drive} a drive that reads a compact disc and that is connected to an audio system

{n: CD-ROM drive} a drive that is connected to a computer and on which a CD-ROM can be `played'

{n: Caloosahatchee Canal} a canal that connects Lake Okeechobee with the Caloosahatchee River in southern Florida to form part of the Cross-Florida Waterway

{n: Cape Cod Canal} a canal connecting Cape Cod Bay with Buzzards Bay

{n: Erie Canal} an artificial waterway connecting the Hudson river at Albany with Lake Erie at Buffalo; built in the 19th century; now part of the New York State Barge Canal

{n: Eustachian tube, auditory tube} either of the paired tubes connecting the middle ears to the nasopharynx; equalizes air pressure on the two sides of the eardrum

{n: Fast of Esther} (Judaism) a minor fast day on Adar 13 commemorates three days that Esther fasted before approaching the Persian king on behalf of the Jewish people; the fast is connected with Purim

{n: Golden Gate} a strait in western California that connects the San Francisco Bay with the Pacific Ocean; discovered in 1579 by Sir Francis Drake

{n: Gulf of Oman} an arm of the Arabian Sea connecting it with the Persian Gulf

{n: Isthmus of Panama, Isthmus of Darien} the isthmus that connects Central America and South America; was formerly called the Isthmus of Darien
"Balboa crossed the Isthmus of Darien"

{n: Isthmus of Suez} the isthmus in northeastern Egypt that connects Africa and Asia

{n: Jew, Hebrew, Israelite} a person belonging to the worldwide group claiming descent from Jacob (or converted to it) and connected by cultural or religious ties

{n: Karelian Isthmus} the isthmus between the Gulf of Finland and Lake Ladoga that connects Finland and Russia

{n: Kattegatt} a strait of the North Sea between Jutland and Sweden; connects with the North Sea through the Skagerrak

{n: Kepler's second law, law of areas, law of equal areas} a law concerning the speed at which planets travel; a line connecting a planet to the sun will sweep out equal areas in equal times
"Kepler's second law means that a planet's orbital speed changes with its distance from the sun"

{n: Korean Strait, Korea Strait} a strait between Korea and Japan; connects the East China Sea and the Sea of Japan

{n: Lake St. Clair, Lake Saint Clair} a lake between Ontario and Michigan; connected with Lake Huron and Lake Erie

{n: New York State Barge Canal} a system of canals crossing New York State and connecting the Great Lakes with the Hudson River and Lake Champlain

{n: North America} a continent (the third largest) in the western hemisphere connected to South America by the Isthmus of Panama

{n: North Channel} a strait between Northern Ireland and Scotland that connects the Atlantic Ocean and the Irish Sea

{n: Poyang} a lake in central China that is connected to the Chang Jiang by a canal

{n: South America} a continent in the western hemisphere connected to North America by the Isthmus of Panama

{n: Tardigrada, class Tardigrada} in some classifications considered a separate phylum: microscopic arachnid-like invertebrates living in water or damp moss having 4 pairs of legs and instead of a mouth a pair of stylets or needlelike piercing organs connected with the pharynx

{n: Torres Strait} a strait between northeastern Australia and southern New Guinea that connects the Coral Sea with the Arafura Sea

{n: Windward Passage} a channel between eastern Cuba and western Haiti that connects the Atlantic Ocean with the Caribbean Sea

{n: affiliation} the act of becoming formally connected or joined
"welcomed the affiliation of the research center with the university"

{n: agonic line} an imaginary line connecting points on the Earth's surface where the magnetic declination is zero

{n: alembic} an obsolete kind of container used for distillation; two retorts connected by a tube

{n: amygdala, amygdaloid nucleus, corpus amygdaloideum} an almond-shaped neural structure in the anterior part of the temporal lobe of the cerebrum; intimately connected with the hypothalamus and the hippocampus and the cingulate gyrus; as part of the limbic system it plays an important role in motivation and emotional behavior

{n: associability, associableness} the capability of being easily associated or joined or connected in thought

{n: associate} any event that usually accompanies or is closely connected with another
"first was the lightning and then its thunderous associate"

{n: association} the state of being connected together as in memory or imagination
"his association of his father with being beaten was too strong to break"
<-> disassociation

{n: atrium} any chamber that is connected to other chambers or passageways (especially one of the two upper chambers of the heart)

{n: backbone} the part of a network that connects other networks together
"the backbone is the part of a communication network that carries the heaviest traffic"

{n: base pair} one of the pairs of chemical bases joined by hydrogen bonds that connect the complementary strands of a DNA molecule or of an RNA molecule that has two strands; the base pairs are adenine with thymine and guanine with cytosine in DNA and adenine with uracil and guanine with cytosine in RNA

{n: branch line, spur track, spur} a railway line connected to a trunk line

{n: branch} a stream or river connected to a larger one

{n: bridge, bridge circuit} a circuit consisting of two branches (4 arms arranged in a diamond configuration) across which a meter is connected

{n: bus topology, bus} the topology of a network whose components are connected by a busbar

{n: capillary, capillary vessel} any of the minute blood vessels connecting arterioles with venules

{n: carabiner, karabiner, snap ring} an oblong metal ring with a spring clip; used in mountaineering to attach a rope to a piton or to connect two ropes

{n: cardia} the opening into the stomach and that part of the stomach connected to the esophagus

{n: carrick bend} a knot used to connect the ends of two large ropes or hawsers

{n: catena} a chain of connected ideas or passages or objects so arranged that each member is closely related to the preceding and following members (especially a series of patristic comments elucidating Christian dogma)

{n: central, telephone exchange, exchange} a workplace that serves as a telecommunications facility where lines from telephones can be connected together to permit communication

{n: cerebral aqueduct, Sylvian aqueduct, aqueductus cerebri} a canal connecting the third and fourth ventricles

{n: chain tongs} a pipe wrench used for turning large pipes; an adjustable chain circles the pipe with its ends connected to the head whose teeth engage the pipe

{n: chalaza} one of two spiral bands of tissue connecting the egg yolk to the enclosing membrane at either end of the shell

{n: cheekpiece} either of two straps of a bridle that connect the bit to the headpiece

{n: chord} a straight line connecting two points on a curve

{n: closed-circuit television} a television system that is not used for broadcasting but is connected by cables to designated monitors (as in a factory or theater)

{n: clutch} a coupling that connects or disconnects driving and driven parts of a driving mechanism
"this year's model has an improved clutch"

{n: colliery, pit} a workplace consisting of a coal mine plus all the buildings and equipment connected with it

{n: commercial enterprise} an enterprise connected with commerce

{n: conduction aphasia, associative aphasia} aphasia in which the lesion is assumed to be in the association tracts connecting the various language centers in the brain; patient's have difficulty repeating a sentence just heard

{n: conduit} a passage (a pipe or tunnel) through which water or electric wires can pass
"the computers were connected through a system of conduits"

{n: conjunction} the grammatical relation between linguistic units (words or phrases or clauses) that are connected by a conjunction

{n: connecting flight} a flight with an intermediate stop and a change of aircraft (possibly a change of airlines)

{n: connecting rod} a rod that transmits motion (especially one that connects a rotating wheel to a reciprocating shaft)

{n: connecting room} a hotel room that shares a wall with an adjoining room and is connected by a private door

{n: connection, connexion, connector, connecter, connective} an instrumentality that connects
"he soldered the connection"
"he didn't have the right connector between the amplifier and the speakers"

{n: connection, connexion, link} a connecting shape

{n: connection, link, connectedness} the state of being connected
"the connection between church and state is inescapable"
<-> disconnectedness

{n: connection} (usually plural) a person who is influential and to whom you are connected in some way (as by family or friendship)
"he has powerful connections"

{n: connectivity} the property of being connected or the degree to which something has connections

{n: continuity, persistence} the property of a continuous and connected period of time

{n: contour, contour line} a line drawn on a map connecting points of equal height

{n: coordinating conjunction} a conjunction (like `and' or `or') that connects two identically constructed grammatical constituents

{n: corpus callosum} a broad transverse nerve tract connecting the two cerebral hemispheres

{n: costal cartilage} the cartilages that connect the sternum and the ends of the ribs; its elasticity allows the chest to move in respiration

{n: costoaxillary vein} one of several veins connecting intercostal veins with the lateral thoracic vein or the thoracoepigastric vein

{n: coupling, coupler} a mechanical device that serves to connect the ends of adjacent objects

{n: course, line} a connected series of events or actions or developments
"the government took a firm course"
"historians can only point out those lines for which evidence is available"

{n: crosshead} metal block that connects to a piston; it slides on parallel guides and moves a connecting rod back and forth

{n: dead center, dead centre} the position of a crank when it is in line with the connecting rod and not exerting torque

{n: diagonal} (geometry) a straight line connecting any two vertices of a polygon that are not adjacent

{n: diameter, diam} the length of a straight line passing through the center of a circle and connecting two points on the circumference

{n: diameter} a straight line connecting the center of a circle with two points on its perimeter (or the center of a sphere with two points on its surface)

{n: diencephalon, interbrain, betweenbrain, thalmencephalon} the posterior division of the forebrain; connects the cerebral hemispheres with the mesencephalon

{n: dipole, dipole antenna} an aerial half a wavelength long consisting of two rods connected to a transmission line at the center

{n: distributed data processing, remote-access data processing, teleprocessing} data processing in which some of the functions are performed in different places and connected by transmission facilities

{n: drilling pipe} a series of tube (joined by screwed collars) that connects a drilling platform to the drilling bit; rotates the bit and supplies drilling mud

{n: dry-wood termite} any of various termites that live in and feed on dry wood that is not connected with the soil

{n: ductus arteriosus} a blood vessel in a fetus that bypasses pulmonary circulation by connecting the pulmonary artery directly to the ascending aorta; normally closes at birth

{n: dumbbell} an exercising weight; two spheres connected by a short bar that serves as a handle

{n: duplex apartment, duplex} an apartment having rooms on two floors that are connected by a staircase

{n: earmuff} either of a pair of ear coverings (usually connected by a headband) that are worn to keep the ears warm in cold weather

{n: emissary vein, vena emissaria} one of several connecting veins in the scalp and head that drain blood from sinuses in the dura mater to veins outside the skull

{n: episode} a brief section of a literary or dramatic work that forms part of a connected series

{n: extension, telephone extension, extension phone} an additional telephone set that is connected to the same telephone line

{n: extern, medical extern} a nonresident doctor or medical student; connected with a hospital but not living there

{n: external drive} a drive with its own power supply and fan mounted outside the computer system enclosure and connected to the computer by a cable

{n: firewall} (computing) a security system consisting of a combination of hardware and software that limits the exposure of a computer or computer network to attack from crackers; commonly used on local area networks that are connected to the internet

{n: flap} a movable piece of tissue partly connected to the body

{n: flying buttress, arc-boutant} a buttress that stands apart from the main structure and connected to it by an arch

{n: free nerve ending} microscopic sensory nerve endings in the skin that are not connected to any specific sensory receptor

{n: gearing, gear, geartrain, power train, train} wheelwork consisting of a connected set of rotating gears by which force is transmitted or motion or torque is changed
"the fool got his tie caught in the geartrain"

{n: geomancy} divination by means of signs connected with the earth (as points taken at random or the arrangement of particles thrown down at random or from the configuration of a region and its relation to another)

{n: hookah, narghile, nargileh, sheesha, shisha, chicha, calean, kalian, water pipe, hubble-bubble, hubbly-bubbly} an oriental tobacco pipe with a long flexible tube connected to a container where the smoke is cooled by passing through water
"a bipolar world with the hookah and Turkish coffee versus hamburgers and Coca Cola"

{n: hypermedia, hypermedia system, interactive multimedia, interactive multimedia system} a multimedia system in which related items of information are connected and can be presented together

{n: hypertext} machine-readable text that is not sequential but is organized so that related items of information are connected
"Let me introduce the word hypertext to mean a body of written or pictorial material interconnected in such a complex way that it could not conveniently be presented or represented on paper"--Ted Nelson

{n: hyphenation} connecting syllables and words by hyphens

{n: hypophyseal stalk} the funnel-shaped stalk connecting the pituitary gland to the hypothalamus

{n: intercapitular vein, vena intercapitalis} veins connecting the dorsal and palmar veins of the hand or the dorsal and plantar veins of the foot

{n: interconnection, interconnectedness} a state of being connected reciprocally
"an interconnection between the two buildings"

{n: interventricular foramen, foramen of Monro, Monro's foramen} the small opening (on both the right and left sides) that connects the third ventricle in the diencephalon with the lateral ventricle in the cerebral hemisphere

{n: isobar} (meteorology)an isogram connecting points having equal barometric pressure at a given time

{n: isochrone} an isogram connecting points at which something occurs or arrives at the same time

{n: isoclinic line, isoclinal} an isogram connecting points of equal magnetic inclination

{n: isogonic line, isogonal line, isogone} an imaginary line connecting points on the Earth's surface where the magnetic declination is the same

{n: isogram, isopleth, isarithm} a line drawn on a map connecting points having the same numerical value of some variable

{n: isohel} an isogram connecting points receiving equal amounts of sunshine

{n: isometric line, isometric} a line connecting isometric points

{n: isotherm} (meteorology) an isogram connecting points having the same temperature at a given time

{n: isthmus, band} a cord-like tissue connecting two larger parts of an anatomical structure

{n: isthmus} a relatively narrow strip of land (with water on both sides) connecting two larger land areas

{n: junction barrier, barrier strip} a junction unit for connecting 2 cables without the need for plugs

{n: junction, conjunction} something that joins or connects

{n: keelson} a longitudinal beam connected to the keel of ship to strengthen it

{n: king post} post connecting the crossbeam to the apex of a triangular truss

{n: knee, knee joint, human knee, articulatio genus, genu} hinge joint in the human leg connecting the tibia and fibula with the femur and protected in front by the patella

{n: knit, knitting, knitwork} needlework created by interlacing yarn in a series of connected loops using straight eyeless needles or by machine

{n: ladder-back} the backrest of a chair that consists of two uprights with connecting slats

{n: ladder} steps consisting of two parallel members connected by rungs; for climbing up or down

{n: lead-in} wire connecting an antenna to a receiver or a transmitter to a transmission line

{n: ligament} a sheet or band of tough fibrous tissue connecting bones or cartilages or supporting muscles or organs

{n: ligature} (music) a group of notes connected by a slur

{n: link, linkup, tie, tie-in} a fastener that serves to join or connect
"the walls are held together with metal links placed in the wet mortar during construction"

{n: link} (computing) an instruction that connects one part of a program or an element on a list to another program or list

{n: local area network, LAN} a local computer network for communication between computers; especially a network connecting computers and word processors and other electronic office equipment to create a communication system between offices

{n: longhand, running hand, cursive, cursive script} rapid handwriting in which letters are set down in full and cursively connected within words without lifting the writing implement from the paper

{n: loop topology, loop} the topology of a network whose components are serially connected in such a way that the last component is connected to the first component

{n: machine bolt} a bolt with a square or hexagonal head on one end and a threaded shaft on the other end; tightened with a wrench; used to connect metal parts

{n: martingale} a harness strap that connects the nose piece to the girth; prevents the horse from throwing back its head

{n: membrane, tissue layer} a pliable sheet of tissue that covers or lines or connects organs or cells of animals

{n: mesh topology, mesh} the topology of a network whose components are all connected directly to every other component

{n: minster} any of certain cathedrals and large churches; originally connected to a monastery

{n: mobile home, manufactured home} a large house trailer that can be connected to utilities and can be parked in one place and used as permanent housing

{n: modem} (from a combination of MOdulate and DEModulate) electronic equipment consisting of a device used to connect computers by a telephone line

{n: narrow} a narrow strait connecting two bodies of water

{n: nasofrontal vein, vena nasofrontalis} a vein located in the anterior medial part of the orbit; connects the superior ophthalmic with the angular vein

{n: nativeness} the quality of belonging to or being connected with a certain place or region by virtue of birth or origin
<-> foreignness

{n: neck, cervix} the part of an organism that connects the head to the rest of the body
"he admired her long graceful neck"

{n: negative pole} the terminal of a battery that is connected to the negative plate

{n: neural network, neural net} computer architecture in which processors are connected in a manner suggestive of connections between neurons; can learn by trial and error

{n: nexus} a connected series or group

{n: node} a connecting point at which several lines come together

{n: outfield} the area of a baseball playing field beyond the lines connecting the bases
<-> infield

{n: pancreatic duct} a duct connecting the pancreas with the intestine


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