Advancing edge

Ad`van´cing edge


1.(Aëronautics) The front edge (in direction of motion) of a supporting surface; - contr. with following edge, which is the rear edge.
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A biopsy was taken from the advancing edge of the lesion over the lip and was sent for histopathology where it was stained with hematoxylin-eosin (H and E) [Figure 2].
Further, always at the advancing edge of contemporary modern dance and music, the two insisted that if anything was an appropriate subject and method for dancing, then anything was an appropriate musical vehicle and sound for dancing to (or rather, with).
The snapping out of the star's light by the Moon's advancing edge is a startling demonstration of the Moon's orbital motion and the star's tiny angular size.
While libertarians focus on the visible and advancing edge of ideological statism (much of which derives from the internal corruption of liberalism), Holmes has chosen to focus on an antiliberal strain typically neglected by libertarians.
Once established, these infestations may expand continuously throughout the summer as concentrated numbers of beetles emerge from infested trees and attack additional trees on the advancing edge of the same infestation.
The mission of great hospitals and their laboratories is to provide services at the advancing edge of new science and new techniques in diagnostic medicine," said Dr.
The advancing edge shows edema in the papillary dermis and central clear area may contain dermal melanophages.
The snapping out of a star's light by the Moon's advancing edge -- something you can see in a small telescope many times a year -- is a startling demonstration of the Moon's orbital motion and the tiny angular sizes of stars.
This allows Eagle to stay on the advancing edge of the multimedia appliance market.
THE SNAPPING OUT of a star's light by the Moon's advancing edge, a fascinating sight in a small telescope, is a startling demonstration of both orbital motion and the extremely tiny angular size of stars.
Indeed, as a result of advancing edges of scientific research, new fields are constantly emerging.

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