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unwind

[¦ən′wīnd]
(computer science)
In computers, to rearrange and code a sequence of instructions to eliminate red-tape operations.
(mechanical engineering)
To reverse the direction of rotation of a threaded device.
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He said that while quantitative easing impacted the yield curve, unwinding might not necessarily alter the curve much.
Its magnitude is the angle between the yarn at the unwinding point and the tangential direction at the package surface, while its signs determines whether the yarn is being withdrawn in the direction from the front end toward the rear end of the package ([phi]>0) or from the rear end toward the front end ([phi]<0) (Fig.
The EVO drums offer new capabilities to optimize both the unwinding speed of the packages and the package yarn content, through a variable number of turns with different winding angles.
It combines solutions such as reel handling, loading and conveying before unwinding, then converting and rewinding/spooling and, finally, packing and palletizing.
Swap Negotiators acts as an intermediary between borrowers and their banks on all types of swap transactions including executing, modifying, unwinding, and assigning.
The participants of the December 2009 conference held at the IMF headquarters discussed possible approaches to unwinding public interventions in the financial systems of countries worldwide initiated during the 2008 financial crisis.
In the part of the yarn that slides on the package (between the unwinding and lift-off point) f is the density of forces with which package resists the motion of the yarn.
Teenagers between 13 and 18 can have their lives signed over for unwinding, that is, they can be dismembered and their body parts used for transplanting.
But it said a disruptive unwinding of such balances that leads to sharply lower world growth would amplify the consequences of a strong euro.
In unwinding such trades, investors liquidate those assets and buy back yen.
Conner is an unwanted troublemaker, Risa has no parents, and Lev's unwinding has been planned since his birth.
Unwinding The Soul: Poems is an intimate and eclectic collection of Susan Feinbloom's most intriguing and explorative poetry and is the perfect introduction to her poetic skills and verse.