terminal phase


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terminal phase

[′tər·mən·əl ‚fāz]
(ordnance)
The period of flight of a missile between the end of midcourse guidance and impact.
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There was no difference between the treatment groups, chemotherapy and multimodality treatment groups, in terms of diagnosis and terminal phase costs.
Two-way repeated-measures ANOVA [(sprint number (trial 1 to 6) * distance interval (0-17.5 m or acceleration phase and 17.5-35 m or terminal phase)] was used to compare plantar loading variables for the whole foot.
Tugade inspected last Saturday progress made at the Cavite Gateway Terminal Phase 1 Project in Tanza, Cavite.
'Please be informed that government of Botswana implemented activities under the Montreal Protocol that include among others, the institutional strengthening project for capacitating the national ozone office, the refrigeration management plan for setting ground for phase-out of ozone depleting substances, terminal phase out management plan (TPMP) for total phase out of chlorofluorocarbons (CFC), halons and methyl bromide.
After release, the missile falls freely for 100-150 metre, then moving into a cruise phase at 14,000 metre and finally the terminal phase at 15 metre.
After release, the missile falls freely for 100-150 metres, then moves into a cruise phase at 14,000 metre and finally the terminal phase at 15 metres.
She declared that alongside potentially curative treatment, palliative care needs to be provided and adapted to the increased physical, psychosocial and spiritual needs of patients, their families and caregivers as the disease progresses into the terminal phase.
The THAAD system is designed to detect and intercept incoming ballistic missiles during their final or terminal phase of flight.
[[lambda].sub.z] and [[lambda].sup.*.sub.z] are the rate constant of the terminal phase calculated by linear regression of the slope of the terminal portion of the log-transformed serum concentration versus time curve and serum concentration * time versus time curve, respectively.
The THAAD system is designed to shoot down short, medium, and intermediate range ballistic missiles in their terminal phase by intercepting with a hit-to-kill approach.
Shoots down short and medium-range ballistic missiles in the terminal phase of their flight
Seoul and Washington decided last year to deploy a THAAD battery in South Korea, which is designed to shoot down short-, medium- and intermediate-range ballistic missiles at a higher altitude in their terminal phase using a hit-to-kill method.