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the deviation (by a vessel or aircraft) from its intended course due to drifting

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The first physical evidence of tsunami driftage far from the coasts of Japan, for example, came in September 2011 from the Russian sail training ship Pallada.
Values of tooth's 13 rotational moment's components in three axes indicated that diminishing of simulated occlusal interference changed not only spatial orientation of tooth's rotational axis but also its tendency of rotation; while strong tendency of driftage forward was observed during all the stages of numerical experiment.