Z-twist


Z-twist
   A right-handed yarn twist in which the spiral slants like the middle part of the letter Z.

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  • Twist — may refer to:* Twist (comic), a comic by John Cook * Twist (physics), a force (causing twisting) * Twist (poker), a special round in some variants of stud poker * Twist ending, an unexpected conclusion or climax to a work of fiction * Transaction …   Wikipedia

  • Twist rate — is a gun term that refers to the rate of twist of a gun barrel s rifling grooves.Fact|date=February 2007It is usually expressed as a ratio of one twist per n inches or centimeters.For example, a 1:7 twist rate means one complete rotation in… …   Wikipedia

  • Twist transcription factor — is a basic helix loop helix transcription factor associated with Saethre Chotzen syndrome. PBB Summary section title = summary text = Basic helix loop helix (bHLH) transcription factors have been implicated in cell lineage determination and… …   Wikipedia

  • TWIST — TWIS Danse de société apparue aux États Unis, en 1961, et très vite répandue dans le monde entier. Le terme signifie «se tordre». Le twist est caractérisé surtout par un déhanchement prononcé et très rythmé; tout le corps est appelé à onduler… …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • Twist and Shout — «Twist and Shout» Сингл The Isley Brothers Сторона «А» Twist and Shout Сторона «Б» Spanish Twist Выпущен 16 июня 1962 Формат 7 Записан 1 …   Википедия

  • Twist — Twist, n. 1. The act of twisting; a contortion; a flexure; a convolution; a bending. [1913 Webster] Not the least turn or twist in the fibers of any one animal which does not render them more proper for that particular animal s way of life than… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Twist drill — Twist Twist, n. 1. The act of twisting; a contortion; a flexure; a convolution; a bending. [1913 Webster] Not the least turn or twist in the fibers of any one animal which does not render them more proper for that particular animal s way of life… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Twist — (englisch für: „Drehung“) bezeichnet: den Twist (Tanz), einen Modetanz, der Anfang der 1960er Jahre aktuell war Twist (Protein), ein Protein, das für die Ausbreitung von Krebsgeschwüren verantwortlich sein soll den Twist (Literatur), eine… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Twist & Shout — Twist and Shout Twist and Shout Single par The Beatles extrait de l’album Please Please Me Face A Twist and Shout Sortie 2 mars 1964 Enregistrement 11 février 1963 studios Abbey Road …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Twist And Shout — Single par The Beatles extrait de l’album Please Please Me Face A Twist and Shout Sortie 2 mars 1964 Enregistrement 11 février 1963 studios Abbey Road …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Twist — Twist, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Twisted}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Twisting}.] [OE. twisten, AS. twist a rope, as made of two (twisted) strands, fr. twi two; akin to D. twist a quarrel, dissension, G. zwist, Dan. & Sw. tvist, Icel. twistr the deuce in cards …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English


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