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Tackle (football move) print that page


ground towards goal or to stop them from carrying out what they intend. The word is used in some contact variations of football to describe the act of physically holding or wrestling a player to the ground. In others, it simply describes one or more methods of contesting for possession of

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Before White, AIDS was a disease widely associated with the male gay community, because it was first diagnosed among gay men. That perception shifted as White and other prominent HIV-infected people, such as Magic Johnson , the Ray brothers and Kimberly Bergalis , appeared in the media to

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performance by providing a flexible cushion that absorbs shock while keeping the wheel in close contact with the ground. The word itself may be derived from the word "tie," which refers to the outer steel ring part of a wooden cart wheel that ties the wood segments together (see Etymology

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The center of mass height, relative to the track, determines load transfer , (related to, but not exactly weight transfer ), from side to side and causes body lean. When tires of a vehicle provide a centripetal force to pull it around a turn, the momentum of the vehicle actuates load transfer

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Simplification to planar geometry, Young's relation 3.1.2 Real Smooth Surfaces and the Young contact angle 3.1.3 The Young–Dupre equation and Spreading Coefficient 4 Non-ideal rough solid surfaces 4.1 Wenzel's model 4.2 Cassie–Baxter model 4.2.1 Precursor film 4.2.2

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In the United States , the ALP-46 locomotive is derived from the DBAG Class 101. Bombardier 's TRAXX shares a common heritage. Contents 1 Background/Development history 2 Body Design 3 Bogies/trucks 4 Brake system and traction motors 5 Compressed air system 6 Pantographs

Rhee Taekwon-Do print that page


C. C. Rhee claims the title 'Father of Australian Taekwondo' [ 1 ] [ 2 ] [ 3 ] and Rhee Taekwon-Do is widely publicised as being Australia's first and biggest taekwondo school. [ 2 ] [ 3 ] [ 4 ] It has at least 294 publicly-listed dojang (training halls) in Australia (and at least five such

Glossary of baseball (C) print that page

pitches less than (or more than) nine-innings, as long as he pitches the entire game. [ edit ] contact hitter Main article: Contact hitter A hitter who does not strike out often. Thus, he's usually able to make contact with the ball and put it in play . This doesn't mean he's necessarily

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Drake equation print that page

The Drake equation (sometimes called the Green Bank equation or the Green Bank Formula ) is an equation used to estimate the number of detectable extraterrestrial civilizations in the Milky Way galaxy . It is used in the fields of exobiology and the Search for ExtraTerrestrial Intelligence

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In recent decades, nine-ball has become the dominant tournament game in professional pool, in the World Pool-Billiard Association , Women's Professional Billiard Association and United States Professional Poolplayers Association . Matches proceed quickly, suitable for the time constraints