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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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Indications for corneal transplantation include the following: Optical: To improve visual acuity by replacing the opaque or distorted host tissue by clear healthy donor tissue. The most common indication in this category is pseudophakic bullous keratopathy , followed by keratoconus , corneal

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smaller the turn radius , the more lean is required. This balances the roll torque about the wheel contact patches generated by centrifugal force due to the turn with that of the gravitational force . This lean is usually produced by a momentary steering in the opposite direction, called

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socket is then mounted in the equipment to be powered. Some of these jacks contain a normally closed contact , which can be used to disconnect internal batteries whenever the power supply is connected, avoiding the risk of battery leakage or explosion posed by incorrect recharging of the batteries

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light emitting diodes (LEDs). A heat sink is physically designed to increase the surface area in contact with the cooling fluid surrounding it, such as the air. Approach air velocity, choice of material, fin (or other protrusion) design and surface treatment are some of the design factors

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In the fictional world of Robotech , the Robotech Wars are a series of four devastating wars that take place in the first half of the 21st century. They begin in 2009 with the first battle between the SDF-1 and Zentraedi and continue in 2044 after the Invid retreat from Earth and the subsequent | 2011/9/14 0:56:06

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The canter is a controlled, three-beat gait performed by a horse. It is a natural gait possessed by all horses, faster than most horses' trot but slower than the gallop , and is used by all riders. The speed of the canter varies between 16-27 km/h (10-17 mph), depending on the length of

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Dribbling is bouncing the ball continuously with one hand without ever holding the ball. Dribbling is required in order for a player to take steps while possessing the ball. Crossover dribble In a crossover dribble, the ballhandler changes the ball from one hand to the other via a dribble

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An advance-fee fraud is a confidence trick in which the target is persuaded to advance sums of money in the hope of realizing a significantly larger gain. [ 1 ] Among the variations on this type of scam are the Nigerian Letter (also called the 419 fraud , Nigerian scam , Nigerian bank

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Competitions take place across the world but mostly in the United States , Canada , United Kingdom , Russia and Ukraine . It has been a Paralympic sport since 1984 and under the IPF , is also a World Games sport. Contents 1 History 2 Classes and categories 3 Competition 4