dispart

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dispart englanniksi

  1. To part, separate.

  2. (RQ:Spenser Faerie Queene) that same mighty man of God, / That bloud-red billowes like a walled front / On either side disparted with his rod (..)

  3. (RQ:Emerson Compensatio)

  4. The world will be whole, and refuses to be disparted.
  5. To divide, divide up, distribute.

  6. (RQ:Spenser Faerie Queene)

  7. The difference between the thickness of the metal at the mouth and at the breech of a piece of ordnance.

  8. 1854-1862, (w), "DISPART", in ''English Cyclopaedia''

  9. On account of the dispart, the line of aim or line of metal, which is in a plane passing through the axis of the gun, always makes a small angle with the axis.
  10. A piece of metal placed on the muzzle, or near the trunnions, on the top of a piece of ordnance, to make the line of sight parallel to the axis of the bore.

  11. To furnish with a dispart sight.

  12. To make allowance for the dispart in (a gun), when taking aim.

  13. 1583, Richard Lucars, ''Arte of Shooting''

  14. Every gunner, before he shoots, must truly dispart his piece.