turning movement


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turning movement

A variation of the envelopment in which the attacking force passes around or over the enemy's principal defensive positions to secure objectives deep in the enemy's rear to force the enemy to abandon his position or divert major forces to meet the threat.
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The project involves detailed traffic surveys (Manual Classified Count, Turning Movement Count, Journey Time and Delay survey, e.
Lee to execute a turning movement prior to becoming decisively engaged at Gettysburg in July 1863.
He said that the Army employed a turning movement maneuver and hit Daesh at its core.
Drivers making left turns out of the driveway had little space to complete their turning movement before encountering the occupied crosswalk, and would sometimes encroach on pedestrians while trying to maneuver out of their diagonally oriented position.
Bodies are dipped in the basins by the combination of lifting and turning movement, with the result that they can be turned through 360[degrees] and even positioned completely vertical.
Over this is a platform upon which a man dances, and when the men below suddenly join him in a turning movement, the action is both dramatic and thrilling.
We observed a different kind of turning movement in the laboratory, that consists of an underwater turning movement during foraging, wherein the animal pivoted its body, using one of the hindlimbs as the fixed-point support (vertical axis).
In some places turning movement bans are being ignored and vehicles making these illegal turns are usually conflicting with a pedestrian crossing movement, putting pedestrians at risk.
By replicating the turning movement of sharpening a pencil, transform the veggie into the slicer and see the spirals fall.
It removes the cork from the bottle then ejects it from the corkscrew in one simple turning movement.
This was to be achieved through the grand turning movement, threatening the enemy's communications and forcing him out of his chosen positions to fight unprepared and at a disadvantage.
Perrett focuses his study with examples from twentieth-century wars because the advent of the internal combustion engine revolutionized warfare, allowing commanders to plan and execute this form of maneuver, often called a turning movement.