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center line

[′sen·tər ‚līn]
(computer science)
(engineering)
A line that represents an axis of symmetry on a plane figure such as a plan for a structure or a machine.

center line

A line representing an axis of symmetry; usually shown on drawings as a broken line.
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As it should be, this technique for flying a backcourse is precisely opposite how we would fly a front-course approach, where the instrument's center line represents the airplane and the CDI needle represents the desired course that we must fly toward.
Substantially all of the assets of Center Line Data Corporation, a privately held Denver-based provider of well log digitising software and services, have been acquired by TGS-NOPEC Geophysical Company (TGS).
Norwegian geophysical company TGS-NOPEC Geophysical Company ASA (OSE: TGS) announced on Monday (2 June) that it has acquired the assets of the privately-owned US company Center Line Data Corporation.
This chart has a constant center line, but control limits vary as a function of sample size.
Either method will provide you with an extended center line. You can fly to that line and turn final with no mental calculations or guessing when some imaginary line is lined up with the runway.
3: The first lane of each design element should be started at its center line. Bead toward one end of the element.
The car hit the truck when the driver, Kyoko Fujii, 31, from Kuga town in the prefecture, had crossed the center line to try to overtake a truck in front, the police said.
Police cars routinely followed vehicles with out-of-state license plates and arrested on trumped up charges, like crossing the center line or running a stop sign, those they merely thought were civil rights workers.
The center line keeps one from illusionism, from reading depth into the painting.
Every few miles red entrails spray the center line, bloated bellies float in shoulder weeds, crows pick at crumpled hide and bones, white tails flag the passing wind.
I see a distinct Air Mobility Command gray color scheme, the pilot director indicator lights, a yellow center line stripe and the distinct exhaust cone of an F-108 engine in the far right section of the photo.
Mark the handle center line and drill the first handle hole.

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