Contrary motion

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Related to Similar motion: Oblique motion
(Mus.) the progression of parts in opposite directions, one ascending, the other descending.

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Marcos did not file a similar motion and has in fact asked him to inform the tribunal if he intends to file a similar motion to withdraw all pending motions,' Sardillo said.
I have also tabled a similar motion in the Scottish Parliament.
The group filed a similar motion in January, which was summarily dismissed by the high court.
In this case, all bulge stars should be old and share a similar motion.
Tanaiste Frances Fitzgerald put forward the proposal following protests at Leinster House and a similar motion from Anti-Austerity-Alliance/People Before Profit TD Richard Boyd Barrett.
His motion was joined by another from the Democrats party and the Brazilian Social Democracy Party, two heavyweights in the coalition assembled by the new President Michel Temer, following a similar motion by Green Party Senator Alvaro Dias on Thursday.
Sources close to the decision said a similar motion had been moved the previous night during a Labour meeting and "overwhelming" opposition to the deal had been on display.
A similar motion will be introduced by MSP Hugh Henry at the Scottish Parliament urging the creation of the centre at the new Queen Elizabeth University Hospital in Glasgow.
also filed a similar motion asking the court to allow him to visit his ailing father at the NKTI at the soonest time possible.
A similar motion was adopted by the Legislative Assembly of the Northwest Territories at its sitting of October 30, 2014.
Before the meeting I had been warned that there might be an issue with pre-determination of planning issues if this motion was agreed, so I showed that Plaid Cymru-led Ceredigion Council had already passed a similar motion.
Peoples' Democratic Party (HDP) lawmaker Altan Tan and Demir Ecelik also submitted a similar motion on the KPSS, which was turned down as well.