counterclockwise rotation


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Noun1.counterclockwise rotation - rotation to the left
gyration, revolution, rotation - a single complete turn (axial or orbital); "the plane made three rotations before it crashed"; "the revolution of the earth about the sun takes one year"
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Supercells form in association with low-pressure systems, which derive their counterclockwise rotation from the Coriolis effect.
Intestinal malrotation occurs between the 5th and 10th weeks of fetal development as a result of the failure of duodenojejunal and ileocolic segments to complete a total of 270 degrees of counterclockwise rotation around the omphalomesenteric vessels.
Finally the counterclockwise rotation of underlying block produced sinisteral shearing in the apex region of HKS forming it presently the most evolved structure of the northern Pakistan.
In contrast, the back transverse wall exhibits counterclockwise rotation since the right side of the back transverse wall is closer to the settlement turning line than the left side.
We learned that, with the inversion technique of mirror-image views, it was easier to approach the lesions and that, with the RCA, the inverted maneuver of counterclockwise rotation as suggested by Gaglani et al.
For patient II, it was planned alteration of OP of the MMC in counterclockwise rotation in order to improve chin posture in relation to the lower lip and to optimize the mandibular contour.
(a) Right mandibular ramus sagittal split osteotomy to advance the mandible in a counterclockwise rotation.
KP(45) is negative for a clockwise and positive for a counterclockwise rotation of the cylinder median in relation to the horizontal meridian.
These experiments consist of successive clockwise and counterclockwise rotation of the platform, with the described above two different rotational speeds [omega] and S[omega].
Counterclockwise rotation is positive, and clockwise rotation is negative.
Facemask use after the innovative technique of the Alt-RAMEC protocol resulted in significant advancement of the maxilla, with a mild counterclockwise rotation and unnoticed maxillary incisors proclination and minor dental compensations drawbacks.
A counterclockwise rotation is indicated if RS waves appear in the [V.sub.1] and [V.sub.2] leads.