line of action


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line of action

[′līn əv ′ak·shən]
(mechanical engineering)
The locus of contact points as gear teeth profiles go through mesh.
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The stiffness is determined along the gear line of action in some meshing points placed in the first transverse plan.
The advantages of an investment line of action in IW are the opportunity to develop cultural and environmental skills as well as to build and sustain relationships and access and mutual understanding of challenges in the region.
Joyce Parra, 26, and her father, Angel, a 58-year-old painter, drafted drawings for a full line of action figures, aptly named "Venezuela's Heroes.
The program, which will get under way in October, "will undoubtedly help provide our countries with the human capital needed for the first line of action in drug demand-reduction," Secretary General Cesar Gaviria said.
50 doll Billy Blazes doll, which is part of Fisher-Price's Rescue Heroes line of action toys, is being snapped up by patriotic buyers.
The mustachioed, axe-wielding Billy Blazes is part of Fisher-Price's Rescue Heroes line of action figures.
But it is not the moral or the sensible line of action.
A play in five acts, "Ambivalences," "Violators," "Victims," "Revolt," and finally "Responsibility," the writing follows a clear line of action.
She feels that this music leads her into a bit of a story, or line of action, that departs from the plotless works she usually choreographs.
Government officials are fearful of looking as if they haven't properly explained or justified their line of action.
Not satisfied with the visionary and the genius, the '70s art world began marketing a new line of action hero, a kind of AWOL G.
In addition to the Z-Bots line, Galoob's 1994 product line-up includes the hot-selling Biker Mice from Mars(TM) line of action figures and accessories and the Micro Machines line of mini-vehicles and accessories which have enjoyed sales over the past eight years in excess of $650 million.