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Black Rat - Home Range
... Home range refers to the area in which an animal travels and spends most of its time ... male and female rats have similar sized home ranges during the winter, but male rats increase the size of their home range during the breeding season ... Along with differing between rats of different gender, home range also differs depending on the type of forest in which the black rat inhabits ...
Interceptor Aircraft - Area Defence
... Even the most advanced point defence interceptors combined with long-range radars were struggling to keep the reaction time down enough to be effective ... As there were few ways to reduce this, the need for longer-range designs with extended loiter times became the main design concept ... The design emphasis was on range, missile carrying capacity and radar quality rather than on acceleration and climb rate ...
Semi-trailer Truck - Construction - Transmission
... to provide maximum torque in a narrow RPM range (usually 1200-1500 RPM) having more gear ratios means the driver can hold the engine in its optimum range regardless of road speed (drive axle ratio is ... Gears six to ten (and high speed reverse) are accessed by a Lo/High range splitter gears 1-5 are Lo range gears 6-10 are High range using the same shift pattern ... A Super-10 transmission, by contrast, has no range splitter it uses alternating "stick and button" shifting (stick shifts 1-3-5-7-9, button shifts 2-4-6-8-10) ...
Range - Other Uses
... Shooting range, a controlled environment where weapons are fired at targets Rangeland, in ranching Driving range, an area where golfers can practice their swing Rosslyn Range, an American long jumper ... lighted they are called Leading lights in Britain or range lights in the USA A term used to identify a survey township ...

Famous quotes containing the word range:

    For generations, a wide range of shooting in Northern Ireland has provided all sections of the population with a pastime which ... has occupied a great deal of leisure time. Unlike many other countries, the outstanding characteristic of the sport has been that it was not confined to any one class.
    —Northern Irish Tourist Board. quoted in New Statesman (London, Aug. 29, 1969)

    but we wish the river had another shore,
    some further range of delectable mountains,
    Robert Lowell (1917–1977)

    Lord Bateman prepared for another marriage,
    So both their hearts so full of glee.
    ‘I will range no more to foreign countries
    Now since Sophia have a-crossed the sea.’
    Unknown. Young Beichan (l. 81–84)