Traversing
Traversing Trav"ers*ing, a. Adjustable laterally; having a lateral motion, or a swinging motion; adapted for giving lateral motion. [1913 Webster]

{Traversing plate} (Mil.), one of two thick iron plates at the hinder part of a gun carriage, where the handspike is applied in traversing the piece. --Wilhelm.

{Traversing platform} (Mil.), a platform for traversing guns. [1913 Webster]


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  • traversing — index negative Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …   Law dictionary

  • Traversing — Traverse Trav erse, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Traversed}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Traversing}.] [Cf. F. traverser. See {Traverse}, a.] 1. To lay in a cross direction; to cross. [1913 Webster] The parts should be often traversed, or crossed, by the flowing of …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • traversing — trav·erse || trævÉ™(r)s n. crossing, passage across; formal denial of a claim made by the other party; zig zag course (e.g. by a sailboat); protective embankment around a trench; small area separated by a divider v. cross, pass over; oppose,… …   English contemporary dictionary

  • traversing — present part of traverse …   Useful english dictionary

  • Traversing plate — Traversing Trav ers*ing, a. Adjustable laterally; having a lateral motion, or a swinging motion; adapted for giving lateral motion. [1913 Webster] {Traversing plate} (Mil.), one of two thick iron plates at the hinder part of a gun carriage, where …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Traversing platform — Traversing Trav ers*ing, a. Adjustable laterally; having a lateral motion, or a swinging motion; adapted for giving lateral motion. [1913 Webster] {Traversing plate} (Mil.), one of two thick iron plates at the hinder part of a gun carriage, where …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Traversing crane — Crane Crane (kr[=a]n), n. [AS. cran; akin to D. & LG. craan, G. kranich, krahn (this in sense 2), Gr. ge ranos, L. grus, W. & Armor. garan, OSlav. zerav[i^], Lith. gerve, Icel. trani, Sw. trana, Dan. trane. [root]24. Cf. {Geranium}.] 1. (Zo[… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • traversing mechanism — pasukimo mechanizmas statusas T sritis automatika atitikmenys: angl. indexing mechanism; slewing mechanism; traversing mechanism vok. Drehgestell, n; Schwenkmechanismus, m rus. поворотный механизм, m pranc. mécanisme de braquage, m; mécanisme d… …   Automatikos terminų žodynas

  • traversing mechanism — pabūklo sukamasis mechanizmas statusas T sritis Gynyba apibrėžtis Pabūklo kreipimo horizontalioje plokštumoje mechanizmas; būna sraigtinis arba sektorinis. atitikmenys: angl. horizontal mechanism; traversing mechanism rus. Поворотный механизм …   Artilerijos terminų žodynas

  • traversing angle — horizontaliojo šaudymo kampas statusas T sritis Gynyba apibrėžtis Aritmetinė teigiamo ir neigiamo pabūklo ↑horizontaliojo kreipimo kampų, susidariusių šiam pabūklui stovint vienoje vietoje, suma. atitikmenys: angl. traversing angle rus. угол… …   Artilerijos terminų žodynas

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