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Wave

A short-term movement that goes against the general trend. For example, if the DJIA rallies on a given trading day but overall is in the midst of a prolonged bear market, the rally is called a wave against the bearish tide.
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Having the aim to investigate the stress-strain state of the slide-gate type fire dampers blades under the effect of blast wave the geometrical models of the blades of 0,3 x 0,3 [m.
This layered mapping is informative not only for potential blast-induced changes to the retinal tissue but also for tracking the integrity of other ocular structures such as the optic nerve and the macula that could be affected by blast wave exposure [27].
Scientists suspect that solar blast waves induce these vibrations only after interacting with the heliosphere boundary.
Experimental data and analysis of actual exposure of personnel to blast waves, has provide researchers with a general understanding of the body's ability to withstand pressure waves associated with explosive blasts.
O'Neill says: "The tests helped us gain understanding of what gets detached and the progress of the blast wave down the vehicle.
Studies show that a structure exposed to both the blast wave and fragments will collapse more readily than exposure to the blast wave or fragments alone.
Blast trauma is caused by positive pressure of blast wave with a single long acting stimulus with permanent sensory neural hearing loss and extensive damage to middle ear conduction mechanism1.
When the supernova's blast wave collided with surrounding matter, the wave's substantial kinetic energy was converted into radiant energy.
Hundreds of yards away a hidden bomb detonates, unleashing a brain-rattling blast wave and propelling scorching bits of shrapnel in every direction.
The man receive ankle joint injury after he was thrown away by blast wave.
A new method used Abaqus' Coupled Eulerian-Lagrangian (CEL) capability, simulating a volume of air (the Eulerian domain) interacting via a blast wave with the structure of the HMMWV and OGPK (the Lagrangian domain).
Witnesses to the explosion said metal rained down on a nearby highway and the blast wave was felt for miles around in the olive groves and small farming villages that surround the Evangelos Florakis navy base.