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component

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part

an item such as a gearbox, steering wheel, etc. which is used in the assembly of another component or final product (such as a motorcar). See PARTS FAMILY CODING AND CLASSIFICATION SYSTEMS, REPLACEMENT PARTS, ORIGINAL EQUIPMENT, AFTER-SALES SERVICE.
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This smart device may be installed at bases and checkpoints both domestically and abroad as a component of force protection.
We need to determine horizontal component of force in bridge deck after post-tensioning [H.
Key statement: A rotation shaft seal with a seal member of rubber having a lip end portion which extends as to diminish in diameter to a fluid storing chamber side, wherein the lip end portion has a contact portion which contacts a surface of the rotation shaft and an end face which is facing the rotation shaft, and a concave portion, generating a component of force in diameter direction to raise the lip end portion outward in the diameter direction when receiving pressure in the fluid storing chamber.

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