forward motion

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Noun1.forward motion - the act of moving forward (as toward a goal)forward motion - the act of moving forward (as toward a goal)
movement, move, motion - the act of changing location from one place to another; "police controlled the motion of the crowd"; "the movement of people from the farms to the cities"; "his move put him directly in my path"
push - an effort to advance; "the army made a push toward the sea"
career, life history - the general progression of your working or professional life; "the general had had a distinguished career"; "he had a long career in the law"
march - a steady advance; "the march of science"; "the march of time"
clear sailing, easy going, plain sailing - easy unobstructed progress; "after we solved that problem the rest was plain sailing"
leapfrog - advancing as if in the child's game, by leaping over obstacles or competitors; "the company still believes the chip is a leapfrog in integration and will pay huge dividends"
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Not only did all forward motion cease, but we began to drift back and out to sea.
The Forward Motion course examines the common causes of collisions, including time pressures, driver distraction and inattention.
The device, called an aerodynamic boat tail, reduces fuel use by eliminating about 10 percent of the drag on a truck's forward motion caused by air flowing haphazardly around the trailer.
Acoustic energy has been used to remove cataracts and bone cement in joint replacement surgery, but endovascular applications were limited because the acoustic energy could only be delivered in a forward motion through a large-diameter, stiff probe," said Richard Ganz, OmniSonics' President and CEO.
Light pressure from a laser beam will stop the forward motion of a small object, but in the absence of some restoring force, the light pressure will then kick the object backward.
Additional functionality, such as Forward Motion Compensation, ensures high-quality images even at low altitudes.
Customers using the DMC have seen productivity gains and enhanced quality of deliverables with this complete digital workflow enabled through key features such as completely electronic Forward Motion Compensation (FMC) and 12-bit per pixel radiometric resolution.
Based on its outstanding digital Forward Motion Compensation, the DMC reaches ground resolutions better than two inches.
The most appropriate technology for large-scale, precision engineering and mapping applications, as well as small-scale mapping needs, the DMC features innovative technology, like rigid sensor geometry and electronic Forward Motion Compensation, to capture imagery with ground resolutions better than two inches.
OTCBB:VWOBE - OTCBB:VWOB), CEO Jeffrey Harrell today assures shareholders of the company's continuing forward motion.
OTC Bulletin Board: ASEQE, ASEQ) CEO Stephen Brown today assures shareholders of the company's continuing forward motion.
Simmons Aerofilms is one of the United Kingdom's largest providers of aerial photography operating two aircraft with Forward Motion Compensation (FMC) cameras.

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