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direction

(Course), noun aim, approach, bearing, bent, blueprint, course of action, cursus, design, draft, drift, heading, inclination, line, map, master plan, method, plan, policy, procedure, program, range, regio, route, scheme, strategy, tactics, tendency, trend, via, way

direction

(Guidance), noun administration, advice, advocacy, auspices, care, charge, coaching, conduct, consilium, counsel, design, directorship, enlightenment, exhortation, governorship, headship, information, injunction, instruction, leadership, management, managership, ministration, officiation, oversight, pilotage, preparation, protection, regulation, steerage, superintendence, surveillance, teaching, training, tuition, tutelage, tutoring
Associated concepts: directions of donor, under the direction of

direction

(Order), noun adjudication, canon, charge, citation, command, commandment, decree, demand, directive, edico, edict, enactment, fiat, imperative, injunction, instructions, iubeo, judgment, mandate, ordinance, precept, prescript, prescription, proscription, regulation, rescript, rubric, rule, subpoena, summons, warrant, writ
Associated concepts: direction of verdict, express direction, specific direction of court
See also: administration, advice, agency, canon, caveat, channel, charge, command, conatus, control, course, custody, decree, design, dictate, directive, disposition, edification, education, fiat, forethought, generalship, government, guidance, guide, inclination, intent, intention, management, mandate, monition, occupation, order, ordinance, penchant, possession, precept, prescription, process, purpose, regulation, requirement, requisition, rule, side, standpoint, summons, supervision, supremacy, tendency, tenor, transaction, transmittal, way, writ

DIRECTION. The order and government of an institution; the persons who compose the board of directors are jointly called the direction. Direction, in another sense, is nearly synonymous with instruction. (q.v.)

DIRECTION, practice. That part of a bill in chancery which contains the address of the bill to the court; this must of course, contain the appropriate and technical description of the court.

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Besides the inherent directionality of the receiver's mechanics despite its small size, two other, definite and foreseeable, advantages of fly-inspired acoustic receivers would be their low cost and low energy consumption.
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The resulting mean vector has an azimuth and zenith angle, representing the mean directionality of radiation, and a vector length between zero and one, which reflects the spatial dispersion of canopy openings (Batschelet 1981).
As previously described, the Dexter direction values were originally introduced to model directionality in existing systems.
This approach does not convey directionality information in vector and tensor quantities.
How the verb complements what adpositions and cases do within or across languages is another big issue, which concerns Talmy's well-known verb-framed/satellite-framed typology for directionality encoding (Talmy 1985; Beavers et al.
I agree that adding directionality to a relation can make semantic maps more interesting.
We think--but can't, prove--that wear directionality would be similar at higher weights, although the wear rate would be greater.
Grosset and Barrouillet (2003) and Barrouillet and Lecas (1998) have postulated a "hypothetical value" to explain the directionality effect.
The directionality of conversion in English; a dia-synchronic study.
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