spur line

spur line

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  • spur line — spur line, = spur track. (Cf. ↑spur track) …   Useful english dictionary

  • Lok Ma Chau Spur Line — The Lok Ma Chau Spur Line is the second railway link between Hong Kong and Mainland China, relieving passenger congestion at Lo Wu Station. The km to mi|7.4|abbr=yes alignment branches off the existing MTR HK MTR lines|East Rail north of Sheung… …   Wikipedia

  • Spur (disambiguation) — A spur is a metal instrument fastened to the heel of a horseman.Spur may also refer to:* Spur, a sharp horny growth on the leg of some animals, especially roosters, male pheasants and other male birds of the Galliformes; also male platypuses have …   Wikipedia

  • line — линия HVAC transmission line branch line electric power transmission line electric power line electric transmission line frost line high tension line high voltage AC transmission line high voltage line overhead line …   Pipeline dictionary

  • spur — ► NOUN 1) a device with a small spike or a spiked wheel, worn on a rider s heel for urging a horse forward. 2) an incentive. 3) a projection from a mountain or mountain range. 4) Botany a slender tubular projection from the base of a flower. 5) a …   English terms dictionary

  • spur track — noun a railway line connected to a trunk line • Syn: ↑branch line, ↑spur • Hypernyms: ↑line, ↑railway line, ↑rail line • Hyponyms: ↑loop line * * * …   Useful english dictionary

  • Spur, Texas — Infobox Settlement official name = Spur, Texas settlement type = City nickname = motto = imagesize = image caption = image mapsize = 250px map caption = Location of Spur, Texas mapsize1 = 250px map caption1 = subdivision type = Country… …   Wikipedia

  • spur furrow — In cirripeds (Balanomorpha), groove on outer surface of tergum extending to apex in line with spur. (Syn. spur fasciole) [Moore and McCormick, 1969]. (Subclass Cirripedia): Barnacle plate feature: in unstalked form, groove on outer surface of… …   Crustacea glossary

  • spur — spur1 [spə: US spə:r] n [: Old English; Origin: spura] 1.) on the spur of the moment suddenly, without any previous planning or thought ▪ We would often decide what to play on the spur of the moment. →↑spur of the moment 2.) a fact or event that… …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • spur — 1 noun (C) 1 a sharp pointed object on the heel of a rider s boot which is used to encourage a horse to go faster 2 a fact or event that makes you try harder to do something: Did your father s success act as a spur when you started in business? 3 …   Longman dictionary of contemporary English

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