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Chess (of a pawn) behind neighbouring pawns and unable to be supported by them

What does it mean when you dream about moving backward?

A dream of moving backward may mean the dreamer feels he or she is losing ground in some endeavor. Retracing one’s steps may indicate that information from the past may be needed to bring about an understanding of a current situation, especially one that has gone wrong.

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Evolution could involve backwardly integrating layers; that is, one security technology house incorporates other technologies (layered) and then supplies the label house with an already layered 'single' feature.
sister Dorothea's ring finger, discovered by a dog called "Lux" in a rye field (741), transformed by Oskar backwardly from an accusatory index into a relic, a synecdochic object of worship; and most importantly, the title object, object of multiple figuralization--instrument of separation and remembrance, phallic substitute, narrative mouthpiece, imitation of a moth fluttering against an electric bulb, metonymically referred to as "die Rotweissgelackte" ("red and white lacquered cylinder," [667]) or "Blech" ("tin," e.
PERHAPS you have heard about our backwardly mobile council in Wirral.
For, Guest goes on to say, it is "the past folding backwardly," folding "she, Christine de Pisan" into its lossy image.
The evidence on positive FDI productivity spillovers on forwardly and backwardly linked industries is somewhat more convincing than for the horizontal effects.
HD-DVD is the official successor to DVD, which could mean consumers will trust it more ( discs are quicker and cheaper to manufacture for HD-DVD, and unlike Blu-Ray, are all backwardly compatible with current CDs and DVDs (although most Blu-Ray players will be backwardly compatible too).
The title RetroPsychoKinesis suggests a backwardly oriented causation, that is, an influence of events in the past from the future.
New software applications, such as accounting, backup, firewall, mail server or anti-virus protection may not be backwardly compatible with NT Server.
While adjusting the USD AT&L passive RFID policy, the DoD could modify USD AT&L's active RFID strategy by requesting that suppliers provide enhanced and backwardly compatible active RFID tags for assessment in 2005.
They observe that the state is backwardly killing people in order to teach others not to kill.
In most cases the crown is relatively low and the ridges converge at a slightly higher point that might be placed in the centre on the crown or backwardly (P1.
It was designed to be backwardly compatible with C (such that all C programs would also be C++ programs and could be compiled with a C++ compiler).