active front

active front

[′ak·tiv frənt]
(meteorology)
A front, or portion thereof, which produces appreciable cloudiness and, usually, precipitation.

active front

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An active cold front.
A front that produces considerable cloudiness and precipitation.
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The next evolution in Electric Drive System design, Liebherr's Litronic Plus Generation 2 drive system introduces advanced Active Front End technology.
These include seven airbags to protect the driver and passengers, active front head restraints and HUD.
Actero Active Aerodynamic Systems from Magna include exterior vehicle systems such as active grille shutters, active front deflectors and others.
A suite of safety features are present, such as the TNGA-based chassis optimised for excellent impact performance and an array of active and passive features like seven airbags to protect the driver and passengers, active front head restraints and Head-Up Display, Blind Spot Monitor (BSM) and Rear Cross Traffic Alert (RCTA).
As for the subtle styling refresh, details include smarter full LED headlights which come with active front steer, static bend and auto high-beam assist functions.
Analysis and simulation of a three-phase controlled Active Front End Rectifier (AFE)
The S120 harnesses the wind power, even in turbulent conditions, and, by using Active Front End technology connected and synchronised to the supply, transmits power back to the 415V three-phase grid.
Six airbags (twin front, side and side curtains) are standard, as are active front headrests that prevent or minimise whiplash injuries should the vehicle be hit from behind.
Safety is well taken care of by seven airbags, active front head restraints, ABS brakes, stability control, hill hold assist, front and rear parking sensors and a tyre pressure monitoring system while such things as lane assist and tiredness warning can be added as options.
advanced rentals from PS199 Don't let safety be an issue - with six airbags fitted as standard, active front seat backrests to prevent whiplash injuries, anti-lock breaks and electronic stability programme (ESP) to detect and correct skids, the 3008 gives you real piece of mind.
0 CDTi ecoFLEX models with Start/ Stop also feature an active front air shutter which helps the car achieve class-leading CO2 emissions of 99g/km and fuel economy of 76.
0 CDTi ecoFLEX models with Start/Stop also feature an additional aerodynamic element in the shape of an active front air shutter which helps the cars achieve class-leading CO2 emissions of 99g/km and fuel economy of 76.