outstroke


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out·stroke

 (out′strōk′)
n.
An outward stroke, especially the stroke of an engine piston moving toward the crankshaft.

outstroke

(ˈaʊtˌstrəʊk)
n
an outward stroke
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Noun1.outstroke - the stroke of an engine piston moving toward the crankshaft
cam stroke, stroke, throw - the maximum movement available to a pivoted or reciprocating piece by a cam
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Three basic types: Single-acting, spring return Movement and force by air pressure in one direction, return movement by internal spring force--available as spring to in-stroke and spring to outstroke.
The gamut runs from heavy "grading hoes" for shaping ridges (as for sweet potatoes) or grubbing out saplings and big, tough weeds--to crescent-shaped Asian style hoes for delicate weeding work around established crop plants--to "action hoes" with oscillating heads that cut weeds off beneath the soil line on both outstroke and in-stroke--to the "collineal hoe" designed by Eliot Coleman, with its thin, narrow, razor sharp blade, used from a fully standing position, like sweeping with a broom.
SOMERSET'S Piran Holloway prolonged his glittering one-day summer to outshine and outstroke KENT in their quarter-final at Taunton.