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twisting

Massage
A massage technique in which the skin and soft tissues are wrung between the hands in opposite directions, which stimulates the nerves and promote vasodilation.
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Tension of twisting and further off-loading in elements within every operation leads to a discrete accumulation (algebraic sum) of residual forces.
Investigation on twisting and side wall opening occurring in curved hat channel products made of high strength steel sheets, AIP Proceedings--Proceedings of the 8th International Conference and Workshop on Numerical Simulation of 3D Sheet Metal Forming Processes, Seoul, 887-894, doi:10.1063/1.3623699
Twisting kicks can also be performed as a flying technique (twimyo) or as part of a two direction kick (sang bang chagi) and is in fact part of the iconic split kick so familiar to ITF Taekwondo practitioners.
The Twisting Model assumes the same "energy store and release" process is important to hitting mechanics, too.
Others tap into the essential goofiness of balloon twisting. Don and Laura recount their courtship, which involved a balloon rose and a balloon wedding ring.
The twisting machine uses a flyer to dispense the twisted cable onto the reel.
Mathematicians can also imagine twisting that plane to produce another infinite shape called the helicoid.
it is recommended that the designer avoid those design situations which result in a twisting or rotation of the member, causing torsional stresses" (Faherty and Williamson 1995).
Easy does it: Start by twisting back one-inch sections over whole head.
The hybrid tire cord includes a nylon primarily twisted yam and an aramid primarily twisted yam, wherein the nylon primarily twisted yam and the aramid primarily twisted yam are secondarily twisted together and after untwisting of the secondary twisting of the hybrid tire cord having a predetermined length, a length of the aramid primarily twisted yam is 1.005 to 1.025 times a length of the nylon primarily twisted yam.
Merkowitz have used lasers to monitor the twisting of a pendulum as its housing slowly rotated near up to eight heavy spheres (SN: 5/18/96, p.