PANELIZED DOME |
Dome kits that consist of individually pre-fabricated triangular space
frames |
" |
See:
Glossary/Frequency;
Glossary/Icosahedron;
Glossary/Space Frame |
PARALLEL |
Outmoded Idea that 2 Lines
can Extend to Infinity Without Touching |
PASSENGER-Kilometer |
Work Required to Move One
150-Pound Person 1 Kilometer |
PATTERN INTEGRITY |
Reliable Arrangement of
Energy Events in Regenerative System |
PENT-HEX DOME |
Domes based on the icosahedron that form alternating pentagon & hexagon
patterns |
PERIMETER WALL |
In foundations, a continuous foundation wall usually made out of concrete or
wood |
PERPENDICULAR |
Erroneous Idea that Major
Relationships are at 90 Degree Angle |
PHOTOSYNTHESIS |
Use of Solar Energy by Plants
to Turn Chemicals into Nutrients |
PLANE |
Erroneous Idea of Imaginary
Flat Area Reaching Out to Infinity |
PLANNING |
Developing a Scheme of Action
for Future Implementation |
PLATONIC SOLID |
See:
Glossary/Regular Solid |
POINT |
Erroneous Idea of an Event
Having no Dimensionality yet Having Location |
POINTED EXTENSION |
An extended area formed on the main floor by extending the short walls into
the long wall area |
POLE |
Point at which Axis of
Rotation of a Sphere Meets its Surface |
POLYGON |
A Closed Figure on a Plane
Defined by Straight Lines |
POLYHEDRON |
A 3-Dimensional Figure
Defined by a Closed Set of Polygons |
POST & BEAM |
In foundations, a system of supporting a main floor with beams & posts
bearing on concrete pads |
PRECESSION |
Systems in Motion with
Respect to Each Other Involving 90 Degrees |
PUSH-PULL |
Any Side Opposite any Angle
in a Triangle |