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hand-off

An action taken to transfer the radar identification of one aircraft from one controller to the other if the aircraft will enter the receiving controller's airspace. At that point, the transfer of radio control will also take place. In military terminology, the term handing over or taking over is used.
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If 01 dribbles first to the left side and hands off the ball to 03, 03 could then become the "hot dribbler" and the "attack" portion of the offense could then begin with the following hand-off
As customers move from base stations on one SDU to another, they typically change SDUs by performing hard hand-off.
Cruze will join Vocera's executive team as Vice President and General Manager of hand-off communications.
The AORN Patient Hand-Off Tool Kit includes evidence-based recommendations on patient hand-offs in the perioperative setting, sample checklists and forms, PowerPoint presentations on standardizing communication and information exchanges in perioperative practice and an annotated guide to additional resources.
Physicians can avoid problems associated with incomplete hand-off with the right tools to support them.
The wheels began to turn and the question was finally asked: What would happen if the QB could read the DE by faking the hand-off or by giving the ball to the dive back, and then completing the series by pitching to a trailing back on the option?
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This access technology, pioneered by QUALCOMM, uses digital techniques to provide significant user benefits, such as sound quality which is much clearer than analog cellular, as well as seamless hand-off from cell to cell.
When the Super Bowl MVP prepares to wave the green flag for the 91st running of the Indianapolis 500 on May 27, he'll receive the hand-off from two Ohio students who made a lifesaving play as part of the AAA School Safety Patrol[TM] program.
Get ball to TB on third step and "ole" hand-off with left hand.
The fullback now dives for the center's right foot at full speed and either receives the hand-off or sprints upfield to take the LB.