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steering

[′stir·iŋ]
(meteorology)
Loosely used for any influence upon the direction of movement of an atmospheric disturbance exerted by another aspect of the state of the atmosphere; for example, a surface pressure system tends to be steered by isotherms, contour lines, or streamlines aloft, or by warm-sector isobars or the orientation of a warm front.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific & Technical Terms, 6E, Copyright © 2003 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
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The articulated steering angle is measured by a displacement sensor (WYL100).
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Joined by a power articulated steering hitch, the forward unit carries the mining machine proper while the rear unit houses the electrical, hydraulic and automation equipment.
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