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... placed at different heights and filled Exterior of a cha-shitsu, showing a portion
of the roji and the "kneeling-in" entrance Arthur Drexler with shdji (sliding panels
of wooden lattice covered with translucent paper), admit a soft, diffused light.
The name derives from the Latin word for "lattice," describing the screen that
during some eras of church history divided the chancel from the nave and
crossing. This lattice is now more commonly called a chancel screen, which
during the ...
For materials with a crystalline structure, these shearing displacements are
usually associated with defects within the crystal lattice. Such defects are called
dislocations, and they give a crystalline structure the ability to sustain plastic ...
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