traction


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the act of drawing or pulling a load

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the friction between a body and the surface on which it moves (as between an automobile tire and the road)

(orthopedics) the act of pulling on a bone or limb (as in a fracture) to relieve pressure or align parts in a special way during healing

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Those who have lots of traction are fulfilled professionally and those who don't, aren't.
In the Penn State study, traction was measured by rotating the shoe in a forefoot stance with the weight distributed onto the forefoot as required by the American Society of Testing and Materials (ASTM) for most sports including football and soccer (ASTM F2333-04).
BorgWarner provides a strategic fit with Traction and is a financially strong and experienced owner with the resources to accelerate its growth in the all wheel drive and torque transfer market.
The global EV traction motor market is witnessing increased investment by vendors in R&D, resulting in many innovative applications and solutions.
The research, "China's PMP Market Gains Traction in 2006" (#IN0602749CCM), covers the market for Personal Media Players in China.
Browse through the TOC of North America Traction Transformer Market for an analysis of industry trends and segments, with the help of various tables and figures.
1) trains and related reasonable driving loose traction locomotives with the teams,
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Contract award: gradual traction power supply and distribution services to the needs of traction energy transport business.
27, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets has announced the addition of the "Global Traction Transformer Industry Report 2014" report to their offering.
This material was very durable in outsole use, and provided good traction on typical dry outdoor hard surfaces such as concrete and asphalt.
This rugged design, coupled with ASV's rubber track undercarriage, gives the Scout extreme traction, low ground pressure and suspension for a smooth comfortable ride.
NEW YORK, July 13, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- "South American Traction Transformer Market by Type (Tap changing, Tapped, and Rectifier), by Application (Electric Locomotive, Electrical multiple unit (EMU), and Trams), and by Voltage (AC Traction Transformer and DC Traction Transformer) Forecasts to 2019" The South American Traction Transformer market is estimated to grow at a CAGR of 4.
Contract award: sales of electricity called traction energy and distribution services to the needs of traction energy transport activities electric traction.