free-running


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free-running

adj
1. (Mechanical Engineering) (of a mechanism, material, etc) moving smoothly and uninterruptedly
2. (Electronics) electronics of or relating to a periodic signal that is not synchronized to a timing source: free-running interference produces moving patterns on a television screen.
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LAUSANNE -- The International Gymnastics Federation says Hiroshima will host the first world championships of parkour, moving ahead with its disputed control of the free-running sport.
Offering more than just trampolines, Flip Out Aintree's main arena includes an 85ft horizontal climbing wall, two 24ft cyber-towers for vertical races between friends, wipeout zone, battle beams, a laser maze and a huge free-running area.
"Whilst free-running snares can be legally used, self-locking snares are illegal.
Circadian rhythms are detected as oscillations in behavior or physiology, with periods of approximately 24 h that persist in the absence of external cues (i.e., 'free-running').
Six new free-running reference oscillators generate a highly stable and accurate output frequency response with low phase noise and spurious performance levels, making them suitable for use in phase-locked loops, function generators, and frequency synthesizers as well as in receivers for communication, radar, navigation, surveillance, and test and measurement applications.
spotted risking their lives free-running on top of shops.
Soon Brian was out training with David and other members of the Glasgow free-running community, working on tricks and stunts in hidden corners of the city.
The spectacular acrobatics are all just part of the daily commute for Curtis Robinson, 19, who works at Officers Club in Swansea's Quadrant Shopping Centre, Playground, the short film of his free-running exploits, has already attracted around 7,000 likes on Facebook.
DYSLEXIA | FREE-RUNNING | FILMMAKING | FAMILY RELATIONSHIPS | LEARNING DISABILITIES
YOUTHS have been spotted "free-running" on roofs in Alnwick town centre.
YOUNG people are being given the chance to have a go at one of the latest exercise crazes when free-running sessions come to County Durham.