self-cancelling

  • 1 self-cancelling — adjective 1》 having elements which contradict or negate one another. 2》 (of a mechanical device) designed to stop working automatically when no longer required …

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  • 2 self-cancelling — …

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  • 3 self-cancelling indicator — All modern signal light switches (direction indicators) switch off automatically when the steering wheel is returned to the straight ahead position …

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  • 4 self-can|cel|ling — «SEHLF KAN suh lihng», adjective. Especially British. canceling itself out: »The dialogue shows a brilliant talent for extending cant and clichés into spirals of self cancelling logic (London Times) …

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  • 5 SCIN — Self Cancelling Installment Note (Business » Stock Exchange) **** South Carolina Investor Network (Business » Stock Exchange) * Spinal Cord Injury Network (Community » Non Profit Organizations) * Southern California Irish Network (Community) …

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  • 6 Automotive lighting — Blinker redirects here. For other uses, see Blinker (disambiguation). Not to be confused with Magneti Marelli company AL Automotive Lighting. For lights in seafaring and aviation, see navigation light. The lighting system of a motor vehicle… …

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  • 7 Yamaha RD500LC — Infobox Motorcycle name = Yamaha RD500LC aka = RZ500 RZV500R manufacturer = Yamaha production = 1984 1986 predecessor = successor = parent company = class = Sports power = 64.2 kW (88 PS) @ 9,500 rpm torque = 65.4 N·m @ 8,500 rpm platform =… …

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  • 8 Furniss v. Dawson — is an important House of Lords case in the field of UK tax. Its full name is Furniss (Inspector of Taxes) v. Dawson D.E.R., Furniss (Inspector of Taxes) v. Dawson G.E., Murdoch (Inspector of Taxes) v. Dawson R.S. , and its citation is [1984] A.C …

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  • 9 double negative — 1. • He never did no harm to no one The Archers (radio broadcast), 1987. This, and other double negative constructions, can easily be found in all varieties of English used throughout the world. It is commonly associated with poorly educated East …

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  • 10 Strange loop — A strange loop arises when, by moving up or down through a hierarchical system, one finds oneself back where one started. Strange loops may involve self reference and paradox. The concept of a strange loop was proposed and extensively discussed… …

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  • 11 Electric generator — U.S. NRC image of a modern steam turbine generator In electricity generation, an electric generator is a device that converts mechanical energy to electrical energy. A generator forces electric charge (usually carried by electrons) to flow… …

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  • 12 Citroën — Automobiles CITROËN Type Subsidiary of PSA Peugeot Citroën Industry Automotive Founded 1919 Founder(s) …

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  • 13 absurd — a. Unreasonable, irrational, foolish, nonsensical, ridiculous, incongruous, senseless, unwise, silly, stupid, preposterous, ill judged, ill advised, contrary to reason, contrary to the dictates of common sense, self contradictory, self annulling …

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  • 14 pataphysics —    by Gary Genosko   Baudrillard discovered pataphysics through the influence of his schoolteacher. The neo science of imaginary solutions was created by French playwright Alfred Jarry (1873 1907) and expounded by his characters Père Ubu and… …

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  • 15 Electrical generator — In electricity generation, an electrical generator is a device that converts mechanical energy to electrical energy, generally using electromagnetic induction. The reverse conversion of electrical energy into mechanical energy is done by a motor …

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  • 16 Citroën Visa — Class Supermini Manufacturer Citroën Production 1978 1988 Assembly Rennes, France Predecessor …

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  • 17 Bajaj Pulsar — Infobox Motorcycle name = Bajaj Pulsar DTS i manufacturer = Bajaj Auto production = 2001 present class = sub 150 cc platform = engine = 150 cc/180 cc/200 cc/220 cc Air cooled, Oil Cooled, four stroke cycle, single piston, kick start / electric… …

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  • 18 Passive infrared sensor — A Passive InfraRed sensor (PIR sensor) is an electronic device that measures infrared (IR) light radiating from objects in its field of view. PIR sensors are often used in the construction of PIR based motion detectors (see below). Apparent… …

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  • 19 Yamaha FJ1200 — Infobox Motorcycle name = Yamaha FJ1200 aka = manufacturer = Yamaha production = 1986 1996 predecessor = FJ1100 successor = FJR1300 parent company = class = Sport touring power = 130 HP @ 9,000 rpm torque = 70.1 ft/lb @ 7,000 rpm platform =… …

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  • 20 The Ramsay Principle — is the shorthand name given to the decision of the House of Lords in two important cases in the field of UK tax, reported in 1982: * Ramsay v. IRC, the full name of which is W. T. Ramsay Ltd. v. Inland Revenue Commissioners, Eilbeck (Inspector of …

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