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  • 1 motion — n. 1. [Opposed to Rest.] Movement, action, passage, change of place. 2. Port, gait, air, appropriate motion. 3. Impulse, prompting, suggestion, mental act. 4. Proposition (especially one made in a deliberative body), proposal …

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  • 2 motion picture — motion picture, adj. 1. a sequence of consecutive pictures of objects photographed in motion by a specially designed camera (motion picture camera) and thrown on a screen by a projector (motion picture projector) in such rapid succession as to… …

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  • 3 motion — n Motion, movement, move, locomotion, stir mean the act or an instance of moving. Motion is the appropriate term in abstract use for the act or process of moving, without regard to what moves or is moved; in philosophical and aesthetic use it is… …

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  • 4 motion-picture technology — Introduction       the means for the production and showing of motion pictures. It includes not only the motion picture camera and projector but also such technologies as those involved in recording sound, in editing both picture and sound, in… …

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  • 5 Motion picture rating system — Parental Guidance redirects here. For the Singaporean TV series, see Parental Guidance (TV series). For the Judas Priest song, see Parental Guidance (song). A motion picture rating system is designated to classify films with regard to suitability …

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  • 6 motion picture, history of the — Introduction       history of the medium from the 19th century to the present. Early years, 1830–1910 Origins       The illusion of motion pictures is based on the optical phenomena known as persistence of vision and the phi phenomenon. The first …

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  • 7 Motion Picture Association of America film rating system — R rated redirects here. For the R rating in other countries, see Motion picture rating system. PG 13 redirects here. For the wrestling team, see PG 13 (professional wrestling). The Motion Picture Association of America s film rating system is… …

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  • 8 Motion (legal) — For other uses, see Motion (disambiguation). In law, a motion is a procedural device to bring a limited, contested issue before a court for decision. A motion may be thought of as a request to the judge (or judges) to make a decision about the… …

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  • 9 Motion Picture Association of America — MPAA redirects here. For the television show, see My Parents Are Aliens. Motion Picture Association of America Type Ratings, anti piracy Headquarters Washington, D.C., United States (office of t …

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  • 10 Motion to compel — A motion to compel asks the court to order either the opposing party or a third party to take some action. This sort of motion most commonly deals with discovery disputes, when a party who has propounded discovery to either the opposing party or… …

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  • 11 Motion of Reconciliation — The Motion of Reconciliation was a motion to the Australian Parliament introduced on 26 August 1999. Drafted by Prime Minister John Howard (Liberal Party) in consulation with Aboriginal Senator Aden Ridgeway (Democrat), it dedicated the… …

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  • 12 Canadian motion picture rating system — Motion picture ratings in Canada are mostly a provincial responsibility, and each province has its own legislation regarding exhibition and admission. For home video purposes, a single Canadian Home Video Rating System rating consisting of an… …

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  • 13 Brownian motion — This article is about the physical phenomenon; for the stochastic process, see Wiener process. For the sports team, see Brownian Motion (Ultimate). For the mobility model, see Random walk. Brownian motion (named after the botanist Robert Brown)… …

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  • 14 Color motion picture film — refers both to unexposed color photographic film in a format suitable for use in a motion picture camera, and to finished motion picture film, ready for use in a projector, which bears images in color. Contents 1 Overview 2 Tinting and hand… …

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  • 15 Hyperbolic motion — In geometry, a hyperbolic motion is a mapping of a model of hyperbolic geometry that preserves the distance measure in the model. Such a mapping is analogous to congruences of Euclidean geometry which are compositions of rotations and… …

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  • 16 Center for Appropriate Transport — The Center for Appropriate Transport (CAT) is an innovative non profit community center, dedicated to bicycles and alternative transport. It is near the most extensive river bike trail in the United States,Fact|date=May 2007 at 1st and Washington …

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  • 17 Television standards conversion — is the process of changing one type of TV system to another. The most common is from NTSC to PAL or the other way around. This is done so TV programs in one nation may be viewed in a nation with a different standard. The TV video is fed through a …

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  • 18 Division (vote) — Division of the house is a parliamentary mechanism which calls for a rising vote, wherein the members of the house literally divide into groups indicating a vote in favour of or in opposition to a motion on the floor. This was the method used to… …

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  • 19 sufficiency of evidence — Term refers to test prescribed by rule providing that grand jury ought to find an indictment when all the evidence taken together, if unexplained or uncontradicted, would warrant a conviction by the trier of the offense. State v. Parks, Alaska,… …

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  • 20 solids, mechanics of — ▪ physics Introduction       science concerned with the stressing (stress), deformation (deformation and flow), and failure of solid materials and structures.       What, then, is a solid? Any material, fluid or solid, can support normal forces.… …

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