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positive angle

[′päz·əd·iv ′aŋ·gəl]
(mathematics)
The angle swept out by a ray moving in a counterclockwise direction.
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If the OGVs are regulated to the positive angle, the high efficiency area will be closed to the large flow rate condition; otherwise, the high efficiency area will be closed to the small flow rate condition.
We got positive news that we're a second seed and that gives you a potential positive angle," he said yesterday.
Having spent the past two weekends racking up the air miles with trips to Bucharest and Brive, Fury chose the positive angle, stating: "It has been a hell of a fortnight for the boys with all of the travel we have done, but seeing new places is one of the bonuses of that.
Temmerman introduces background elements of patent law, intellectual property and AnGR; compares cases involving AnGR from Canada, Europe and the United States; considers the impact on ownership traditions in agriculture, as well as issues in animal welfare; international regulations; and a positive angle on what intellectual property can do for biodiversity.
When you win games everything is looked at from a positive angle, and when you are losing there is a negative angle you can find," said Laudrup, speaking with "joy and relief" after goals from summer signings Pablo Hernandez and Michu set the course for a first win in six.
Looking at it from a positive angle, agencies' challenges have always been to come up with solutions for ob- stacles.
Gurminder Sagoo, head of business development and marketing WSP Middle East, said: "From a tendering perspective and taking a positive angle on Qatar, we have found that although the scale and rate of development is set to be large, the country is comparatively small with a few small select number of tendering bodies.
I suggest that we look at the issue from a positive angle and try to see how we can benefit from an optimistic analysis.
The announcement is looked upon as yet another positive angle in the real estate sector, where newer developments have either stalled or were slowed down due to the ongoing economic crisis.
For example, it has been suggested that he should meet with the President but after reading that she is pro-republican this might not be the best thought with the positive angle we are hoping to achieve," the sender added.
Looking at this from a positive angle, with London and the South East continuing to see increased property and employment costs, the UK Regions should be well placed to benefit from the 'north-shoring' opportunities being considered for back office functions by a number of financial and professional service companies.

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