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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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Currently, there are ongoing enhancements to virtual mount designs in the longitudinal and lateral directions, which will further improve the scope of the virtual tool in the near future.
First, a small movement along the lateral direction allows the algorithm to track the particle, and then even the large particle movement in the depth direction can still be captured.
The anterior, anteromedial and anterolateral directions presented similarities in both legs in the groups of athletes and non-athletes and the lateral direction was similar only when the left leg was used for support (Figure 1).
Because the proposed method is based on the two-dimensional displacement fields, the pre- and post-compression data along the axial and the lateral directions need to be acquired.
L] (x, z) is associated with the morphology of the heterogeneities in the lateral direction.
Of these patients, 10 received BTX delivered in an upward and lateral direction, and five received it in a downward and medial direction.
Furthermore, the points on the circumference of the circle whose center is point A are perceived as the points on the circumference of the elliptic circle whose long axis is defined along the lateral direction.
As sulphate ion is mobile, it is possible to follow changes in sulphate content of groundwater of the Keila-Kukruse and Lasnamae-Kunda aquifers in the post-mining time and to understand how waters move in lateral direction in both aquifers of the Ordovician system.
Cabinet member mounting points are equipped with flex-tabs to accommodate tolerance stack up in the lateral direction.
A large proportion of the PFJRF force also was directed superiorly, however the force in the lateral direction was minimal.
It involves so much movement and lateral direction.