Definitions for "Fin"
An organ of a fish, consisting of a membrane supported by rays, or little bony or cartilaginous ossicles, and serving to balance and propel it in the water.
A membranous, finlike, swimming organ, as in pteropod and heteropod mollusks.
A membranous appendage extending from the body of a fish or other aquatic animal, used for propelling, steering, or balancing the body in the water
Keywords:  skeg, hull, submarine, boat, stern
A finlike appendage, as to submarine boats.
A small, flat piece of wood or plastic attached perpendicularly to the bottom of the shell to help the shell stay on a true course; also known as a "skeg".
Thin piece of flat metal or plastic that helps stabilize the shell in the water. Also called the skeg.
A fixed stabilizing surface, usually vertical, similar in purpose to a bilge keel on a ship.
A vertical or inclined aerofoil, usually at the rear or on a wingtip, to increase directional stability
also called stabilizer, it's the vertical surface at the rear of the airplane used to stabilize the plane in flight.
Keywords:  scarce, galactic, omega, ufp, rim
Planet similar to Omega discovered further along the galactic rim by Humans in 2130. It is rich in scarce minerals & elements. Small mining colony only.
Planet similar to Omega discovered further along the galactic rim by Humans in 2130. It is rich in scarce minerals & elements. Home planet to the Finites. Member of the United Federation of Planets (UFP).
Keywords:  imperfect, caste, fula, peul, jesters
A mark or ridge left on a casting at the junction of the parts of a mold.
Mande: a caste of praise singers, jesters, and servants formerly distinct from jèlí but now largely absorbed into the jèlí caste. Fulbe (Fulani, Fula, Peul [ pël], Fuladu). Nomadic ethnic group inhabiting much of West Africa.
Thin projection of excess metal on a casting resulting from imperfect mold or core joints.
Keywords:  tte, esbern, kalundborg, lund, snare
Fin is a troll in a legend from Kalundborg, Zealand, Denmark. The legend also exists in Sweden, but it instead has giant with the name Jätte Finn from Lund, with the name Jätte Finn ("Giant Finn"). The legend tells how Esbern Snare was building a church in Kalundborg.
The Fin (Peter Noble) is a fictional character appearing in comic books published by Timely Comics, the Golden Age ancestor of Marvel Comics. The character has elements of both the swashbuckling pirate and superhero genres. He first appeared in Daring Mystery Comics #7, April, 1941.
The thin sheet of metal squeezed out between the collars of the rolls in the process of rolling.
Protuberances resulting from the improper squeezing of steel during rolling. Also see "Flash."
British term for the sail on a sub.
"Fin" is a song from British rock band Supergrass' 2005 album, Road to Rouen. It was released 2 January 2006 as the third single from the album (see 2006 in music).
A metal projection (of various design configurations) from the exterior surface of tubes in heat exchange equipment to increase the heat transfer area.
A fin is an extended surface, a solid, experiencing energy transfer by conduction within its boundaries, as well as energy transfer with its surroundings by convection and/or radiation, used to enhance heat transfer by increasing surface area.
A thin sheet of material (metal) of a heat exchanger that conducts heat to a fluid.
Keywords:  whalebone, blade
A blade of whalebone.
Keywords:  spline, feather
A feather; a spline.
Keywords:  sharp, deck, protrusion, retarder, roof
A sharp protrusion in a roof deck that can damage roof components.
a term used to describe a deck surface condition. A sharp raised edge (generally in concrete) capable of damaging a roof membrane or vapor retarder.
Keywords:  chub, carve, cut
To carve or cut up, as a chub.
Keywords:  cme, colorado, strategic, relay, future
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Futures Industry Frame Relay Network. Used by Member firms for Clearing 21® and link to definition access to CME.
Fin is a unit test application for Java programs and is an alternative to JUnit. Fin eliminates the need for separate test classes and makes it easier to test private and protected methods.
Keywords:  wakeboard, mounted, track, board, help
A piece mounted on both ends of a wakeboard to help the board track while moving on the water.
Keywords:  slats, admit, reject, rain, parallel
one of a set of parallel slats in a door or window to admit air and reject rain
The web of material remaining in holes or openings in a molded part which must be removed for final assembly.
The web of material remaining in holes or openings in a moulded part which must be removed in finishing.
The SWIFT application within which all SWIFT user-to-user messages are input and output.
Keywords:  cardinal, sum, four, number, one
the cardinal number that is the sum of four and one
Keywords:  conclusion, object, end
End; conclusion; object.
Keywords:  fiscal, flat, policy, tax
fiscal policy flat tax
A fin is a form of key under the head of a fastener which serves to keep the fastener from turning during assembly and use.
A finlike organ or attachment; a part of an object or product which protrudes like a fin
Keywords:  seam, plastic, glass, down, side
A seam on the top surface or down the side at the parting line on the finish of a glass or plastic container.
Keywords:  dollars, five
Five dollars.
Keywords:  car, equip
equip (a car) with fins
Keywords:  hand
The hand.