rest point

rest point

[′rest ‚point]
(engineering)
On a balance, the position of the pointer with respect to the pointer scale when the beam has ceased moving.
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We found a rest point and parked his car there for the night.
Tenders are invited for "rest point and outdoor interpretation on the northern road" in orea, alfoz de lloredo
Briefing the media the at conference for African Transportation Ministries, the Director for Road Transport and Mass Transit Administration, Anthonia Ekpa disclosed that government was planning to construct 10 transit parks for trucks which will serve as a rest point for the drivers.
ASWARM of excitable tourists has formed around a super-yacht moored at Puerto Banus; some take pictures, others record YouTube clips and the rest point in disbelief.
The project encompasses broadening the existing road stretching from Bab Al Shams Hotel and the Dubai International Endurance City to the roundabout of the Cycling Rest Point on Al Qudra Road to a two-lanes motorway in each direction.
"It's absolutely beautiful," says Andy, 37, speaking by satellite phone from the last rest point before a final 10-hour push.
The figure rests on a typical prayer mat marked with a uniformed figure at the head rest point.
Application ref: 12/0934/FUL Date received: April 23 Address: Preston Hall Museum, Preston Park, Yarm Road, Eaglescliffe Proposal: Installation of a local artwork comprising a sculptured seat in stonework, to provide a rest point along the riverside path within Preston Park.
Our support team serve welcome refreshments at a rest point near Morton Lochs Nature Reserve.
Drumheller itself is a bizarre little affair with colourful, tacky plastic dinosaurs at every corner and seems to have only emerged on the back of the museum as a rest point with a few cafes and quirky shops.
Fortunately for most of us, the considerate planner included a welcome rest point mid-climb.
That location may vary a bit with each firearm but, by all means, after recoil, return the stock to the same rest point after each shot.