danger space


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danger space

That space between the weapon and the target where the trajectory does not rise 1.8 meters (the average height of a standing human). This includes the area encompassed by the beaten zone. See also beaten zone.
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Scientists are watching meteors strike the moon in fiery crashes as a way to understand better the danger space rocks pose to Earth.
The important deep neck spaces are retropharyngeal space, danger space, prevertebral space, visceral vascular space/carotid space, lateral pharyngeal/parapharyngeal space, submandibular space and anterior visceral space.
Williams brilliantly snuffed out one deep play from the England ace to set-up a Swansea attack and denied him any danger space while Taylor had little issue when he drifted.