forward pass


Also found in: Dictionary, Thesaurus, Acronyms, Wikipedia.
Related to forward pass: Backward pass

forward pass

[¦fȯr·wərd ′pas]
(engineering)
In project management, scheduling from a known start date and calculating the finish date by proceeding from the first operation to the last. Also known as forward scheduling.
References in periodicals archive ?
Stephen Jones of Scarlets kicked six penalties, but missed the kick that could have tied the match PICTURE: Huw Evans * Richard Fussell of Ospreys runs in to score try, but the referee missed a forward pass during the move PICTURE: Huw Evans Picture Agency
The referees dropped the flag, however, because Masoli was over the line of scrimmage and Maehl was just a step ahead of the toss, making it an illegal forward pass and not the lateral for which the play called.
O'Brien, himself a New Zealander, said: "New Zealand losing that game was not all about the forward pass.
Keatley pulled the conversion and Munster trailed 9-5 at the break when Heathcote landed another penalty at the other end after Tim Visser's try was ruled out for a blatant forward pass by Beard which let Munster off the hook.
Dan Birkett crossed over in the right corner soon after following good work from Smith and Bannister, but his effort was also ruled out for a forward pass in the build-up.
The touchjudge only a few feet away failed to spot a forward pass.
They went over the whitewash after 50 minutes through wing Ed Rolston but the try was ruled out for a forward pass.
The key moment was when Sean Lamont threw a two-on-one pass and he gives a forward pass, and Kelly Brownwould have scored if he hadn't have given that forward pass.
Stephen Jones of Scarlets kicked six penalties, but missed the kick that could have tied the match PICTURE: Huw Evans Richard Fussell of Ospreys runs in to score try, but the referee missed a forward pass during the move PICTURE: Huw Evans Picture Agency
Simon Verbickas landed two penalties for Chester after the break and they were denied the lead when a Marcus Lyon try was ruled out for a marginal forward pass decision.
Back rowers Chris Dicomidis and Darren Waters combined to send Kristian Baller in for the winning score much to delight of the passionate home faithful, even though there was a hint of a forward pass.
The young fly half kicked 14 points but would have had at least two more had Callum MacBurnie's 19thminute effort not been chalked off for a forward pass.