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horizontal position

A position in which the patient lies supine with feet extended. It is used in palpation, in auscultation of fetal heart, and in operative procedures.
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The maximum horizontal position error values during the fifteen outages are presented in Figure 7.
The channel will broadcast on Hispasat 1C, frequency: 12092 MHz, vertical polarization, symbol rate: 27500, FEC A"; and Hispasat 1C, frequency: 12172 MHz, horizontal position, symbol rate: 27500, FEC A".
The end wall could be raised up towards the horizontal position to allow the wingless fuselage of the planes that were being produced to be winched out of the building and up the bank to the Grovelly Lane level.
Switch to family mode and a passenger seat folds out of the floor and dashboard, a rear bench lifts out in the floor, the mirrors swivel to a horizontal position and the interior lighting switches to orange.
With 16 minutes gone Arsenal scored the opener, Cesc Fabregas floating a cross in from the right channel and Van Persie executing a wonderful volley from a horizontal position. Andrey Arshavin should have made it 2-0 four minutes later but fluffed his shot.
The exercises involve raising the body from a horizontal position into a handstand with the feet never touching the ground and are unusually performed by adult bodybuilders.
The Contour Vantage seat reclines to a fully horizontal position, and 90 percent of seats have direct aisle access.
The carrier will remove a row of Business Class seats to expand the room between rows by over 30cm, from 152cm to 183cm, resulting in the total personal space for each Business Class passenger being in excess of 2.2 metres and allowing the seats to reach a full horizontal position for sleeping.
After making a small (one tuning mark) adjustment in the horizontal position of the rest, I found my arrows flying left.
WHICH fish starts life by eating plankton, swims upright for a couple of months until only 10mm long and gradually changes to a normal horizontal position? In the next few weeks the right eye will move to the left side and when about 15mm long the tiddler resembles a tiny adult and lives on the sea bed, camouflaged in clean sand or mud to ambush a passing shrimp or small fish.
To disengage, rotate the combat lock handle to the horizontal position.
Plenty of trainers tick two, or even three, of these boxes, but very few tick all of them with the natural ease of Michael Leopold Wentworth Bell, the evergreen 48-year-old who is so laid-back that he may seem to the outsider to have perfected the art of conditioning thoroughbreds from a horizontal position. As he wanders round his lush oasis of optimism, just yards from the real world of Newmarket yet a world apart, wearing his faded Levi 501s, twiddling his whip in jaunty fashion and delivering cheerily poor imitations of his staff's regional accents, he looks every inch a man at peace with the world..