Oblique motion

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Related to Oblique motion: contrapuntal, Contrary motion, Similar motion
(Mus.) a kind of motion or progression in which one part ascends or descends, while the other prolongs or repeats the same tone, as in the accompanying example.

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By this oblique motion, the island is conveyed to different parts of the monarch's dominions.
A funicular to the hotel and a cable car up to a monastery provide the only oblique motion in the film.
The technique involves perpendicular device placement with manual skin traction for smooth delivery of microneedles, going in vertical, horizontal, and oblique motions," she explained.
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