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manoeuvre

Medspeak
noun Any form of management or procedure that acts on a patient to evoke a result or outcome.

Vox populi
noun A procedure or series of movements that require skill.
verb To perform a series of movements with caution and skill.

ma·neu·ver

(mă-nū'vĕr)
A planned movement or procedure.
Synonym(s): manoeuvre.
[Fr. manoeuvre, fr. L. manu operari, to work by hand]

ma·neu·ver

(mă-nū'vĕr)
A planned movement or procedure.
Synonym(s): manoeuvre.
[Fr. manoeuvre, fr. L. manu operari, to work by hand]
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Not long after the collision was expected, Aeolus called home as usual to send back its science data -- proving the manoeuvre was successful and a collision was indeed avoided.
There is variation in the literature on how many repositioning manoeuvres are performed in each treatment session.
Another area of divergence is in the activity limitations placed on patients after repositioning manoeuvres. Epley8 requested that his patients remain upright for 48 hours after, and many professionals continued with this practice16.
Entamee en 1994, la cooperation militaire greco-israelienne concernait jusqu'en 2008 des manoeuvres pour faire face a des catastrophes naturelles.
The manoeuvres came as the UN Security Council considered sanctions on Iran over its nuclear programme, which Tehran says is purely geared at civilian use but that the US and other western powers fear could hide research on an atomic bomb.
Iran's elite Revolutionary Guards tests missiles during manoeuvres in a central desert area of Iran Picture, SAJJAD SAFARI
Soave, "Alternative methods for the identification of hydrodynamic derivatives from standard manoeuvres," in Proceedings of the International Conference on Marine Simulation and Ship Manoeuvrability (MARSIM '03), Kanazawa, Japan, August 2003.
However, this prediction ability is usually restricted to the prediction of the manoeuvre which provides the data samples for system identification.
ISRO scientists said that the manoeuvre was effected at 6.30 a.m.
Pospeich13 presented the results of rehabilitation with the use of Semont and Epley manoeuvres in 46 patients.
Epley and Semont manoeuvres both are equally effective for majority of patients with BPPV.
L'armee et le peuple du Nord "porteront un coup sans pitie" pour repondre a ces manoeuvres "comme ils l'ont deja decide et l'ont declare dans le pays et a l'etranger", a lance un porte-parole de la direction de l'armee nord-coreenne dans un communique publie par les medias officiels.