positive motion


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positive motion

[′päz·əd·iv ′mō·shən]
(mechanical engineering)
Motion transferred from one machine part to another without slippage.
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Hanagan was four horses wide but, crucially, he sat holding the proverbial double-handful and did not make any positive motion on his mount, who moved across but still left room for
The Auto Rest unit features a three-point self-centering design that provides for fixed or follow-down grinding with smooth, positive motion, more rigid part support, and repeatability within one micron.
However in the afternoon the positive motion gradually turned into lateral one.
and the positive motion in the solving of the Greek problem allowed the yields of the treasury bonds to get away from their monthly lows.
Also positive motion was indicated in the shares of Aeroflot, being related to the news on adding state assets to the company.
Today positive motion of the RTS index is possible within the frames of correction to the drop last week.
Surely, all sides would seek to capitalize on positive motions to bring peace to Turkey and a democratic settlement to such an age-old problem that has left scars on both sides.

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