impact zone


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impact zone

n.
The spot on a wave where the water is just about to collapse and explode, entailing the greatest opportunity and danger for a surfer.
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West Midlands Police objected to the original application because it falls within the Cumulative Impact Zone for the Hurst Street area.
Also, make sure to follow through and accelerate through the impact zone instead of slowing down.
The gasoline spill, which also went into the nearby Quinebaug River, created an environmental impact zone, which Mr.
The high pedestrian protection rating of three stars has been achieved by the use of soft bumpermaterial, a special energy-absorber between the bumper and the front panel and radiator, breakaway headlights, front wingsmade from recycled plastic and a shaped bonnet edge structure Parts locatedwithin the potential impact zone have specially-engineered safety features such as "breakaway"wiper spindles and "collapsible" bonnet hinges.
Parts located within the potential impact zone have specially-engineered safety features, such as breakaway wiper spindles and collapsible bonnet hinges.
As Sainsbury's must be only too well aware, the store lies in an area declared a Cumulative Impact Zone under the Licensing Act 2003 - severely restricting new licensed premises and off-licences.
The impact zone also includes a large parcel owned by the Eugene School District that could be used for a future elementary school.
The retailer, which was widely praised for its quick and generous response to Hurricane Katrina victims, also said it had shipped 154 trailers carrying 620,000 gallons of water and 24 generators to safe locations just outside the expected impact zone.
Users input their distance from the impact zone as well as the size and composition of the object, impact velocity and angle.
Determine the priority of each covered pipeline segment (in other words, segments subject to the proposed rule that are within a potential impact zone are considered higher impact zones: those segments outside a PIZ are considered lower impact zones).
segments subject to the proposed rule that are within a potential impact zone are considered higher impact zones; those segments outside a PIZ are considered lower impact zones).
I scream to myself 'watch the Willit' and the head stays still through the impact zone.