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collision course

n.
A course, as of moving objects or opposing philosophies, that will end in a collision or conflict if left unchanged: two planes on a collision course; dissidents on a collision course with the regime.
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Noun1.collision course - a course of a moving object that will lead to a collision if it continues unchanged
track, path, course - a line or route along which something travels or moves; "the hurricane demolished houses in its path"; "the track of an animal"; "the course of the river"
2.collision course - a course of action (following a given idea) that will lead to conflict if it continues unabated
course of action, course - a mode of action; "if you persist in that course you will surely fail"; "once a nation is embarked on a course of action it becomes extremely difficult for any retraction to take place"
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In addition, the space agency said it has not yet detected an asteroid big enough to wipe out that planet that's currently on a collision course with Earth.
TANAISTE Simon Coveney has accused Boris Johnson of making comments designed to set the UK on a collision course with the Republic and the EU.
The talking heads within the media have failed to mention past Supreme Court Justice Sandra Day O'Connor's remarks about abortion when she stated, "Abortion is headed on a collision course with medical science." That, of course, is exactly where we are at this time.
Synopsis: "Collision Course: 4Fs to Transform Life's Challenges into Powerful Breakthroughs" by Phil Terrill deftly chronicles the journey from totaling his car in 2014 to traveling the world to pursuing his dreams in technology.
with a win likely to keep them out of a collision course with elimination round topnotcher Petron.
For a full listing of the Collision Course seminar locations, go to https://www.aopa.org/forms/eventcalendar/safety _seminar.
Aligning with the US or China will not fit the bill; it can only put us on a collision course with either.
Talking to Voice of America, the ambassador remarked that the two countries should not be on collision course.
Ambush Man Date: June 27 to July 1 Time: 3:20 pm - 3:40 pm at the Axis Node, 5:00 pm - 5:20 pm at the Entertainment Node and 7:00 pm - 9:20 pm at the Atrium Node The Museum Statues Date: June 27 to July 1 Time: 4:30 pm - 4:50 pm at The Luxury Court, 6:00 pm - 6:20 pm at the Cloud Node and 7:30 pm - 7:50 pm at the North Food Court Ice Age - Collision Course Live Show Date: June 27 to July 1 Time: 4:00 pm - 4:30 pm, 5:30 pm - 6:00 pm and 8:30 pm - 9:00 pm at the Centre Court
Anyway, in honour of the late un-lamented tournament -- and because, let's face it, there's only so much one can say about a kids' cartoon franchise -- we present this review of Ice Age: Collision Course in the style of a match report, ranking each 'player' out of 10:
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"We will not tread on confrontational path and will not waste foundation resources by pursuing any collision course," he said.

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