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in gait (usually walking or running): the interval between an event of one foot (e.g. heel-strike or toe-strike) and the next occurrence of the same event of the same foot. stride length the distance between the position (e.g. heel contact) of one foot and the subsequent position of the same foot. May also include other support devices such as crutches. Should be the same for each foot as long as movement is in a straight line (i.e. not in a curve). Usually measured in metres. stride rate the number of strides per minute.

stride

body movement during two successive steps (see step)
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To understand how the striders do it, Kim and his colleague Duck-Gyu Lee dropped highly water-repellent spheres the size of large sand grains onto a water surface.
Strider suggests getting a written statement, or Statement of Work or Proposal, that explains what the problem is, what you want to learn from the experience, who is going to do what, and how much the project is going to cost.
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At about that time we had reached Bree, and I had then no more notion than they had of what had become of Gandalf or who Strider was; and I had begun to despair of surviving to find out.
About Strider Sports International Founded in 2007, Strider Sports International designs efficient, no-pedal balance bikes for all ages and all abilities.
But in the meantime I think that Star Strider is a handy horse for the all weather and he will be seeing plenty of this stuff for the next few months.
When using the Strider I'd begin to think it was slightly more comfortable in the hand, but switching back to the Sebenza produced the same reaction, so no complaints in the ergonomics department.
Point 2: Episode 4 picks up the highlights of all the episodes so far - Tele's and his family's first 50 days of challenge with his STRIDER.
Strider spokesman Mark Hayward said: "The championship is designed to be an exciting, yet safe, environments for children to explore and play on two wheels, with the added excitement of racing.
8220;We thank Strider Sports for its generous donation of bikes and funding, and for selecting UHCCF as a charitable partner,” said Matt Peterson, president of the UnitedHealthcare Children's Foundation.
Other scientists have made tiny aquatic devices based on the water strider with the hope of developing bionic robots that can monitor water supplies, conduct military spy missions when equipped with a camera, and perform other tasks.