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Penetration

1. See: Market penetration.

2. In technical analysis, a situation where a security's price falls below its support level or rises above its resistance level. A security penetrating the support (or resistance) is likely to continue to fall (or rise) until another support (or resistance) is found. Penetrating the support is considered highly bearish while penetrating the resistance is highly bullish.

penetration

In charting, breaking through a trendline, resistance level, or support level. The direction of the penetration provides an indication of future price movement.

penetration

see MARKET PENETRATION, MARKET PENETRATION PRICING.
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At two identical velocities, a large pellet will impart more kinetic energy than a small pellet, allowing it to penetrate more deeply.
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Emitted over the entire surface of the phone, these waves penetrate users' brains.
The investigators find that sperm lacking the protein fail to penetrate an egg's zona pellucida efficiently.
The slag begins to penetrate the refractory, while simultaneously destroying the integrity of the surface tension of the metal behind it.
As WLAN penetrates embedded applications such as cellular and consumer electronic devices, integrating all the functionalities onto a single silicon or chip based on the performance could prove highly challenging.
With a weaker reflecting surface and no light-blocking material, only a fraction of light bounces back from the mirror, while the rest penetrates through the glass.
Hallen and his co-workers have already used the microscope to study how the depth to which a magnetic field penetrates a superconductor corresponds to the size of the vortices seen on its surface at various temperatures.
An internal ground fault, on the other hand, occurs when the melt bath penetrates the refractory lining and touches the coil.
As the plunger contacts the PET film at point A and then penetrates into the film, the stress increases for zero to the maximum value B when the film ruptures.