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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After an approach to the NCA was rejected, she turned to the ACT Government, which saw the two-fold benefit; firstly to recognise Markus contribution to the life of Canberra, and, secondly, to provide a welcome rest point for people using the area, Mrs Dunne concluded.
During a combined reconnaissance mission the week before, that section had been identified as the only viable rest point for the serials.
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.
But the starting point, thus also the rest point, might not be full-fledged expectational equilibria, since expectations of wage or price levels may be wide of the mark in both states.
An alternative, which we propose, is to linearize the non-linear DAE system about some rest point and then test the identifiability properties of the linearized system.