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dead ahead

[¦ded ə′hed]
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In marine operations, a position directly ahead of the ship; a relative bearing of 000°.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific & Technical Terms, 6E, Copyright © 2003 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
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Stan identified a German strongpoint dead ahead as they cruised in to land, (in fact it was a railway shelter), and grabbing a Lewis gun he rattled off a full pan of ammo.
Treasury Action: there was little impact from the data and yields remain heavy following the surge after FOMC announcement yesterday and with supply dead ahead. The front end is underperforming with the 2-year rate up 1.4 bps at 2.319% and the wi 10-year 0.5 bps higher at 2.510%.
KARACHI -- A police constable was shot dead ahead of the launching of a combing operation by law enforcers in Hijrat Colony near PIDC on Saturday night, according to the Civil Lines police.
I see anyone who chooses not to purchase from us not as a lost prospect but a future customer and treat them well." Or risk the consequences, dead ahead.
"With Labor Day dead ahead, we may see a small rise in the national average this week, depending on oil's move, but largely, this seems like the last week we'll see elevated prices as demand is set to drop with the conclusion of Labor Day weekend," DeHaan said.
Mahrez (left) went AWOL ahea dead ahead of the transfer deadline as he tried to force through a switch to Pep Guardiola's Premier League leaders and is threatening not to play TURN TO PAGE 63 Leag thre FROM BACK PAGE for the club again.
It was now time to put the preparation, experimentation and speculation behind--opening day lay dead ahead, and I needed to get close to a mountain goat soon.
Indeed, the mounting evidence against him suggests there is a far greater chance of more icebergs dead ahead than of captain Caixinha suddenly steering this ship into more tranquil waters.
Misfortune loomed without warning when a Formula 4 championship rival's car suddenly slowed without warning to a stop dead ahead of him and the unsighted Monger had no time to react and save himself from harm of despite his perfectly developed reflexes and he ploughed helplessly into the unanticipated blockage.
Then I'm pushing hard, paddling with every bit of power I've got, desperate to help turn our raft away from the pour over created by the submerged boulder dead ahead of us.
A lone piper played Flowers of the Forest in the Easter Road centre circle as players and fans observed a two-minute silence before kick-off in honour of the war dead ahead of Remembrance Sunday.

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