Angle of entry

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An´gle of en´try

1.(Aëronautics) The angle between the tangent to the advancing edge (of an aërocurve) and the line of motion; - contrasted with angle of trail, which is the angle between the tangent to the following edge and the line of motion.
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When the throw angle drops noticeably below this value, the throw speed increases and the angle of entry in the basket decreases, lessening the chances of marking.
Depending upon the depth of the water, angle of entry and size and speed of the object, it could create huge waves several hundred metres high.
Mobile panels allow homeowners to easily customize the amount of light and the angle of entry to meet the current and ever changing needs of the family.
A productive trolling pattern used by many local anglers includes two flatlines, with flatline clips to reduce the line angle of entry and give a tad of drop back on the bite, as well as two rigger lines.
Flexible port positioning and angle of entry enable users to have accurate and realistic port placement and replicate real procedures.
Given the right angle of entry, the spike should bore through the ice, plunging the diver safely into the hypothermia-inducing waters.
The angle of entry depends on the stroke being swum.
Because of this, two different individuals may determine the angle of entry to be slightly different.
Keep in mind that you may have to adjust your angle of entry depending on the patient's degree of obesity; otherwise, you may find yourself tunneling in subcutaneous fat.
A computer can check the angle of entry and if it is wrong it will abort the attempt in total safety.
The Series JG's mounting clamp has an adjustable angle of entry by indexed ball-and-socket design to achieve various process results.
Alth ough dropped by Virgin during a recent stable clean-out, the Muttonbirds have retained a loyal following who will no doubt be eagerly snapping up copies of the semi-unplugged live album Angle of Entry and rarities collection Too Hard Basket - B Sides and Bastards, both of which were released on the band's own label Gravy Train and are only available at gigs.