push back

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Related to push back: push forward
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When you are ready for full classic push-ups: Palms and feet on the floor, with a flat back and tight abs, lower yourself until your elbows are at 90 degrees and push back up.
Depending on what you're storing, a carton flow, pallet flow, push back or high density system might be what you need, especially if you're looking to save space.
The funding cut could push back the development of the Orion crew exploration vehicle, the spacecraft that will replace the space shuttle fleet and serve as the cornerstone for efforts to return astronauts to the moon.
The Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) wants to push back by two years the deadline for oil pipelines to comply with new requirements for their Spill Prevention, Control, and Countermeasure (SPCC) Plans.
Bishop Fred Henry of Calgary gave one of his recent pastoral letters the subtitle: "It is time to push back.
Although Prime Minister Nuri al-Maliki said he expects the death sentence to be carried out before the end of the year, others say that the appeal process could push back the execution date into 2007.
Due to a lot of push back from superintendents, however, the proposal's wording was changed from require to urge.
As more particles push back, the person can swim--.
Nirenstein contends that it is impossible to push back at the ground while running.
When last year's Monitoring the Future Study found that illegal drug use was down among teenagers, the Office of National Drug Control Policy (ONDCP) trumpeted the results as evidence that "when we push back against the drug problem, it gets smaller.
Most people would agree, but where you get the push back is politically.
By keeping water in the pool, its weight will push back against the water underneath.