relative direction


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relative direction

[′rel·əd·iv dī′rek·shən]
(navigation)
Horizontal direction expressed as angular distance from heading.
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To apply the beamforming technique to the buoys which move and rotate with waves, the POB scheme first calculates the relative direction of the destination node to the transmitting antenna arrays.
Additionally, 28 submerged flow-drive units can simultaneously and independently drive current across the tank in any relative direction, moving up to 5 tonnes of water per second to create a conveyor belt of moving current above and below a raisable floor.
o] of relative direction to characterize this phenomenon.
Figure 12 shows that, without the influence of the die, the local symmetry axes varied significantly in their relative direction (tilt angle) from position to position.
apply the language of relative direction (left, right, right angle turn, forward, back);

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