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Then as we were almost upon her I yelled to my companions to hold tight, and throwing the little vessel into her highest speed I deflected her bows at the same instant until we were running horizontally and at terrific velocity straight for the cruiser's keel.
Bastien Hery woke the quiet crowd on the half-hour by seeing his rising shot deflected over by Josh Collins.
His deflected field goal did cost the Bears a chance to beat the Philadelphia Eagles in the play offs.
When a string with very little tension is deflected, it deflects farther and takes much longer to return to alignment, causing poor arrow flight.
But the officials decided it had been deflected through by a Cardiff player and Hoilett's celebrations were cut short.
In this study, the deflected BBSG was proposed based on the specific configuration, including the "crossed limbs" strategy and the BBSG, proposed by Morris et al.
"In this context, we will continue to emphasize extremely clear that we have harshly deflected and will continue to deflect the US attempts to hinder the quick and final elimination of the terrorist hotbed in Syria, slow down the offensive of the Syrian government troops," the deputy minister added.
42: Phillips's swinging cross is deflected just past the far post.
14mins: Alex Smithies does well to tip over Judge's deflected shot.
But Gault deflected Billy Joe Burns' shot into his own net 12 minutes from time and Jordan Owens' deflected effort made for a tense finale.
As the name implies, they deflect by different amounts: When the stick or yoke is moved to the right, for example, the aileron on the right (descending) wing is deflected up much more than the left (ascending) wing's aileron is deflected down.
Damien Delaney's deflected strike pulled one back before sub Gayle netted two cool finishes.