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nearside

(ˈnɪəˌsaɪd)
n
1. (Automotive Engineering) the nearside chiefly
a. the side of a vehicle normally nearer the kerb (in Britain, the left side)
b. (as modifier): the nearside door. Compare offside
2.
a. the left side of an animal, team of horses, etc
b. (as modifier): the nearside flank.
Collins English Dictionary – Complete and Unabridged, 12th Edition 2014 © HarperCollins Publishers 1991, 1994, 1998, 2000, 2003, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2011, 2014
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.nearside - the side of a vehicle nearest the kerb
side - an extended outer surface of an object; "he turned the box over to examine the bottom side"; "they painted all four sides of the house"
Britain, Great Britain, U.K., UK, United Kingdom, United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland - a monarchy in northwestern Europe occupying most of the British Isles; divided into England and Scotland and Wales and Northern Ireland; `Great Britain' is often used loosely to refer to the United Kingdom
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Translations
po pravé straně
járda felõli
nærhliî
po pravej strane
sol tarafındaki

nearside

[ˈnɪəsaɪd] (Aut)
A. N (Brit) → lado m izquierdo; (most other countries) → lado m derecho
B. ADJ [door, verge, lane] (Brit) → de la izquierda; (most other countries) → de la derecha
Collins Spanish Dictionary - Complete and Unabridged 8th Edition 2005 © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1971, 1988 © HarperCollins Publishers 1992, 1993, 1996, 1997, 2000, 2003, 2005

nearside

[ˈnɪərsaɪd]
n
[right-hand drive] → côté m gauche
[left-hand drive] → côté m droit
adj
(right-hand drive)de gauche
(left-hand drive)de droitenear-sighted [ˌnɪərˈsaɪtɪd] adjmyope
to be near-sighted → être myopenear-sightedness [ˌnɪərˈsaɪtɪdnɪs] nmyopie f
Collins English/French Electronic Resource. © HarperCollins Publishers 2005

nearside

[ˈnɪəˌsaɪd]
1. n (Aut) (right-hand drive) → lato sinistro; (left-hand drive) → lato destro
2. adj (see n) → sinistro/a; (XXX) → destro/a
Collins Italian Dictionary 1st Edition © HarperCollins Publishers 1995

near

(niə) adjective
1. not far away in place or time. The station is quite near; Christmas is getting near.
2. not far away in relationship. He is a near relation.
adverb
1. to or at a short distance from here or the place mentioned. He lives quite near.
2. (with to) close to. Don't sit too near to the window.
preposition
at a very small distance from (in place, time etc). She lives near the church; It was near midnight when they arrived.
verb
to come near (to). The roads became busier as they neared the town; as evening was nearing.
ˈnearly adverb
not far from; almost. nearly one o'clock; He has nearly finished.
ˈnearness noun
nearby (niəˈbai) adverb
close to here or the place mentioned. He lives nearby; a cottage with a stream running nearby.
ˈnearside adjective
(of the side of a vehicle etc) furthest from the centre of the road.
ˌnear-ˈsighted adjective
short-sighted.
a near miss
something that is almost a hit, success etc.
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References in periodicals archive ?
I can recall this instance clearly for, as an ex-lorry driver, it is always crucial to check the nearside mirror before moving to turn left, and sadly I moved into the empty nearside lane (sorry, bus lane) 15 to 20 yards too soon and had to stop for traffic lights, where the aforementioned 'pin head' turned out to be a 40-ton truck.
And his many supporters would not have had a moment's worry as the five-year-old made all on the nearside rail under Connor Beasley.
Prosecutors claim that he drove a Mercedes Sprinter panel van when it was "unsafe to do so" because the "antiroll bar link was insecure due to the nearside bracket being broken."
"The accused's vehicle collided with the nearside crash barrier which caused the front nearside tyre to come off.
There was a KNH truck parked to the nearside and, without warning, the vehicle pulled into the nearside and collided with the parked truck.
Summary: TEHRAN (FNA)- The stark difference between the Moon's heavily-cratered farside and the lower-lying open basins of the Earth-facing nearside has puzzled scientists for decades.
By fitting the four-camera system (front, rear, offside and nearside) to 10 of its vehicles, the Kingswinfor-ford company can now dial in remotely to view all of the cameras in real-time, as well as being able to view historical footage.
Gamekeeper Callum Shaw, who had been drinking, even kept going after the rim on the nearside disintegrated and the brake disc hit the carriageway.
Some of the breaches included: | Headlamp too high nearside and offside | Registration plate lamp not working |Side repeater incorrect colour nearside and offside |Windscreen washer not working properly | Both rear lamps not secure |Tyre wearing away at nearside of car structure | Brake pipe corroded x5 | Minor exhaust gas leak |Power assisted steering malfunction advisory Mr O'Reilly rang up Robson to complain but was told he "wasn't there".
Police said the Fiat was pushed into the nearside barrier.
Within the limitations of the system, the vehicle is automatically steered to the nearside and comes to a halt.