move in opposite directions

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  • Still moving silently they began to circle the place, moving in opposite directions. Cited from The Go Ahead Boys and Simon's Mine, by Ross Kay
  • With tracks on either side serving trains moving in opposite directions, this is an example of an island platform.
  • Now there were two lines, moving in opposite directions. Cited from TCB On The Flying Rings, by Edg. Darlington
  • Because the wind and water current move in opposite directions there are very large rolling waves that come through the river.
  • A road with two lanes of traffic moving in opposite directions is specifically called a two-lane road.
  • In this frame, the two other frames are moving in opposite directions with equal speed.
  • Inspired by the movement of the clock's gears, he wrote the story with elements that move in opposite directions.
  • Let them move in opposite directions with same speed with respect to a resting coordinate x-axis.
  • At this point the two men part company, and move in opposite directions -- the one found in himself only good, the other found in himself only evil. Cited from The Parables of Our Lord, by William Arnot
  • Meeting points for trains moving in opposite directions are pre-scheduled and can be located in the employee timetable.
  • The right and left ailerons move in opposite directions.
  • They fanned out into double tracks at both ends, and for in the middle, so that trucks moving in opposite directions could pass one another.
  • The lamp-cap and counterweight move in opposite directions (both away from the base or both towards it).
  • If different parts move in opposite directions across the magnetic curves, then the effect is a maximum for equal velocities. Cited from Experimental Researches in Electricity, Volume 1, by Michael Faraday
  • It was the two living currents, moving in opposite directions, each making toward a similar goal, only in a million different ways, that absorbed him. Cited from A Splendid Hazard, by Harold MacGrath
  • To produce pitch like an elevator, the surfaces move in opposite directions.
  • This uses two one-way streets moving in opposite directions which surround a smaller, two-lane street where the express buses have their exclusive lane.
  • The result of the combined motions is that the two moons, to the eye, seem to move in opposite directions. Cited from Across the Zodiac, by Percy Greg
  • This used two one-way streets moving in opposite directions that surround a smaller, two-lane street where the express buses have an exclusive lane.
  • Standing waves result when two sinusoidal wave trains of the same frequency are moving in opposite directions in the same space and interfere with each other.
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