angular position


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Noun1.angular position - relation by which any position with respect to any other position is establishedangular position - relation by which any position with respect to any other position is established
spatial relation, position - the spatial property of a place where or way in which something is situated; "the position of the hands on the clock"; "he specified the spatial relations of every piece of furniture on the stage"
ALT, EL, elevation, altitude - angular distance above the horizon (especially of a celestial object)
depression - angular distance below the horizon (especially of a celestial object)
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I don't really think I look like Jabba, but sometimes, usually at the weekends, when I convince my sister to bring me 'snacks' that include chocolate, crisps and any cheese-related product, I'm found in the same angular position as Jabba, laid across the sofa as a lord of the manor.
It is generally known that the BLDCM is a synchronous AC motor whose stator windings are powered by a frequency converter that switches the phase currents as a function of the angular position of the rotor with an envelope frequency equal to the number of poles of the rotor multiplied by the angular rotational speed of the rotor.
Main devices adopted for this experimental campaign are linear displacement sensors or angular position transducers that use a wire or magneto-resistive components for detecting the relative motion between two elements.
Influence of angular position and degree of impaction of third molars on development of symptoms: Long term follow-up under good oral hygiene conditions.
ATOs are widely applied in integrated circuits used for determining angular position from mechanical transducers called resolvers.
This allows the measurement to be executed independently of the angular position of the measurement object.
y] are the angular position of the bit about X & Y axes respectively while [[tau].
In this case, it is possible both to stabilize platform and to control by platform angular position providing the necessary orientation of the payload line-of-sight.
2] are the angular position and velocity, respectively, u is the control input, and [gamma]* is a term that incorporates external disturbances and terms due to parametric uncertainties; we assume that both [gamma]* and [?
are the angular position, velocity, and acceleration of the club respectively.