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prime movers

(prīm mū'vĕrs)
Muscles that have the sole or principal responsibility for a given action or movement (e.g., biceps brachii for elbow flexion; secondary flexors are the brachioradialis and brachialis muscles).
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Obviously, this scale limits the speed with which new prime movers can be introduced to replace any significant share of the old devices.
Fernow, chief of the Forestry Division of the Department of Agriculture, who would later be a prime mover in the American Forestry Association.
Keynesians, monetarists, and supplysiders, for example, all use the framework, although they disagree sharply about the relative importance of various prime movers and about exactly how prime movers affect economic behavior.
During the short term, this challenging landscape in the oil and gas sector is likely to recover driving prime movers sales which are expected to progressively return to its previous growth rate.
Oilfield, commercial, and industrial facilities have found that the natural gas prime movers are a cost-effective and environmentally sound alternative to electric motors and engines using other fuels.
This development, along with the economically fast growing China, is driving the demand for prime movers across EMEA and FSU.
Cogeneration, also known as combined heat and power (CHP) plants is a mature technology and different prime movers of various capacities and designs are easily available in the market across all regions.
According to details, IPDF is assisting Heavy Industries Taxila (HIT) in selection of a private party with exclusive territorial rights to promote North Benz prime movers for the entire country under Build, Own, and Operate (BOO) basis.
Capitalizing on the effective vibration-attenuation properties of epoxy polymers, which absorb operating shock loads and natural frequency vibrations from prime movers and their baseplates.
com/research/b7f958/north_american_mar) has announced the addition of Frost & Sullivan's new report "North American Markets for Prime Movers in the Oil and Gas Industry" to their offering.
Total Prime Movers Market in the Oil and Gas Industry: Market Drivers Ranked in Order of Impact (North America), 2011-2017
com/research/ee7619/research_report_on) has announced the addition of the "Research Report on Chinese Boilers and Prime Movers Manufacture Industry, 2008-2009" report to their offering.