slanting


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having an oblique or slanted direction

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In the slant end-plate connection, there is a sliding surface that provides slanting tolerance where it can absorb the expansion at two ends of the beam by crawling on their slanting planes since the direction of horizontal expansion can be propelled to the slanting plane of connection.
Slanting the head takes its center line off the center of the body, so the arm and hand must accommodate the head to keep the fingertips over the center line of the head.
If Slanting the Story has a flaw, it's that the author's fear of the right introduces a troubling myopia.
"It is the perfect pose for when a camera is shooting directly in front of you because by slightly slanting the knees to create a zig-zag effect when wearing a dress or skirt, your legs are angled so that the camera only shoots the sides of your legs and protects your modesty."
But perhaps the quickest, most aggressive way of closing off the gaps is by slanting the defensive line.
Slanting the Story: The Forces that Shapes the News by Trudy Lieberman The New Press.
Behringer of Duke University in Durham, N.C., explains that funneled sand repeatedly avalanches down the pile's outwardly slanting slopes as it accumulates.
Many adjustments can be made with the tackles to enhance the blitz packages, like pinching the tackles or slanting them out.