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collision course

[kə′lizh·ən ‚kȯrs]
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A course which if followed will bring two craft together.
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Through this mission, NASA is hoping to see if it would be possible to safely nudge asteroids away from a collision course with Earth by hitting them with a spacecraft.
He seems to have made a deliberate decision to set Britain on a collision course with the EU and Ireland in relation to the Brexit negotiations.
"Collision Course" is rooted in a 4F Model that Terill created to compartmentalize, process, and push through challenges he has encountered along the way to achieve his goals.
He picks up the slack from Sid in the 'manic' department -- much of the franchise's humour depends on placing a manic character next to a staid character -- but is zanier and less childish, typifying what makes Collision Course an improvement on its predecessors: seeing that the talking-animal prehistoric template was getting stale, the writers have ranged far and wide, taking in everything from an alien spaceship to a Shangri-La decked out in flowers and unicorns.
Ice Age: Collision Course posits that Scrat the calamitous squirrel was the unwitting catalyst for the solar system as we know it, setting off a chain of cosmological events in his relentless pursuit of a tasty acorn.
Sisters on collision course DAVID MCCARTHY THE WILLIAMS sisters remained on collision course for what would be a stunning Wimbledon Final after sailing through their respective quarter-finals.
With "Collision Course " he once again becomes the guiding spirit of the "Ice Age" movies, and the result proves to be an essential course correction for the franchise.
Scrat is back to chase more acorns across the universe in the recently posted trailer of the upcoming movie Ice Age: Collision Course which introduces viewers to the latest atmosphere that the Ice Age stars will be exploring.
So Will Vaulks couldn't believe his eyes when old pal David Raven's name appeared on his phone, putting them on a Hampden collision course in the Scottish Cup Final.
Global Banking News-March 11, 2015--Royal Bank of Canada CEO says bank on 'collision course' with Apple and Google
Washington, May 28 ( ANI ): A hoax story 'Giant asteroid possibly on collision course with Earth' was put up on CNN's website which led people to believe that the report was true.
THE BHA and all but one of the jockeys who rode in this year's Grand National are on a collision course after it was revealed 39 riders will face charges over their conduct at the start.

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