Update
The Oxford Biblical Studies Online and Oxford Islamic Studies Online have retired. Content you previously purchased on Oxford Biblical Studies Online or Oxford Islamic Studies Online has now moved to Oxford Reference, Oxford Handbooks Online, Oxford Scholarship Online, or What Everyone Needs to Know®. For information on how to continue to view articles visit the subscriber services page.
Dismiss

You are looking at 1-3 of 3 entries  for:

  • All: pre-camber x
clear all

View:

pre-camber

pre-camber   Quick reference

A Dictionary of Construction, Surveying and Civil Engineering (2 ed.)

Reference type:
Subject Reference
Current Version:
2020

...-camber A beam that has an unloaded upward deflection so that when loaded it avoids the appearance of...

Criminal Tribunals

Criminal Tribunals   Reference library

Aaron Fichtelberg

The International Studies Encyclopedia

Reference type:
Subject Reference
Current Version:
2017
Subject:
Social sciences, Politics, Warfare and Defence
Length:
10,052 words

...Leone: www.sc-sl.org . The Kosovo courts established under the UN’s Mission in Kosovo do not have an independent website, but the UN mission’s website is www.unmikonline.org/ East Timor’s tribunal does not presently have a website. Cambodia’s tribunal (The Extraordinary Cambers in the Courts of Cambodia): www.eccc.gov.kh/ . In addition, the weblog www.cambodiatribunal.org/ has a good deal of useful information about the tribunal’s proceedings. Other Online Resources Global Policy Forum. At www.globalpolicy.org/international-justice.html , accessed...

Violin

Violin   Reference library

David D. Boyden, Peter Walls, Peter Holman, Karel Moens, Robin Stowell, Peter Cooke, and Alastair Dick

The Grove Dictionary of Musical Instruments (2 ed.)

Reference type:
Subject Reference
Current Version:
2015
Subject:
Music
Length:
22,677 words
Illustration(s):
10

... Peccatte (1810–74), Joseph Henry (1823–70), Simon (1808–81), and Voirin (1833–85) also challenged the supremacy of Tourte’s legacy, striving for a lighter, more elegant product. Particularly characteristic were the slimmer and less square profile of the head and the different camber, the progression of which was moved closer to the head for additional strength in the stick. The balance was redressed by a reduction in the diameter of the lower end of the stick, with the frog appropriately in proportion. Outstanding among Voirin’s successors were Louis and Claude...

View: