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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «DOWNSTROKE» OVER TIME
The graph expresses the annual evolution of the frequency of use of the word «downstroke» during the past 500 years. Its implementation is based on analysing how often the term «downstroke» appears in digitalised printed sources in English between the year 1500 and the present day.
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10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «DOWNSTROKE»
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Lindsay Cunningham's 30th birthday is far from happy.
Desiree Holt, 2011
Why Intelligent Design Fails: A Scientific Critique of the ...
during the downstroke-upstroke transition. The downstroke pushes the wine
surface down through the air, which produces a forward thrust and generates lift.
The upstroke moves the folded wing into the raised position for the next
Matt Young, Taner Edis, 2006
Blues Guitar For Dummies
You may not have thought of basic strumming as “executing a downstroke,” but
that's what you're doing when you go to naturally strike the strings on a guitar.
When you get to more complex strumming patterns — especially ones involving ...
Jon Chappell, 2011
Italic Handwriting Series: Instruction Manual
Letter Descriptions CURSIVE ITALIC CAPITALS All capitals begin at the capital
height line with a downstroke, curve, sharp angle entrance serif, soft angle
entrance serif, or curve entrance serif. 1st stroke: diagonal into curve exit serif at ...
Barbara Getty, 1994
Targeting Handwriting: NSW Foundation Style
F and j have been included as downstroke letters, as this is the major movement
involved; but since the letters involve respectively a small anti-clockwise and a
small clockwise movement, they can be taught with the other letters that contain ...
Animal Physiology: Adaptation and Environment
For most birds, the power for flight is generated largely during the downstroke,
which is driven by contraction of the pectoral muscles. As would be expected,
these muscles are very large, constituting roughly 15% of the body mass,
Knut Schmidt-Nielsen, 1997
Therefore, the upstroke LEV has no influence on the formation of the downstroke
LEV which develops smoothly on the extra- dos, forming a high lift generating low
pressure region. Figure 8 shows the adimensional vorticity flow fields at time ...
Graham Taylor, Michael S. Triantafyllou, Cameron Tropea, 2010
Insect Physiology and Biochemistry
In this small insect, the wings "clap together" at the top of the upstroke, and then
twisting motions controlled by some of the small muscles fling them apart at the
start of the downstroke. The rapid flinging motion sets up air movements above
James L. Nation, 2001
Wadi Daliyeh II: The Samaria Papyri from Wadi Daliyeh
The extant letters are plausibly interpreted as a part of the name Tf^Tl. Most of the
right downstroke of the he, and only a small trace at the bottom of the left
downstoke, are visible. L. 3 tbni. What looks similar to two clear instances of yod
Douglas Marvin Gropp, Moshe J. Bernstein, James C. VanderKam, 2001
Drum Circle: A Guide to World Percussion
Downstroke The downstroke is the primary leading stroke for the performance of
rhythms on the bodhran. It is performed using a sweeping, downward motion and
a very relaxed grip. Too much finger tension will result in an inflexible wrist.
Chalo Eduardo, Frank Kumor, 2001
10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «DOWNSTROKE»
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Stanford high-speed video reveals how lovebirds keep a clear line …
The researchers noticed that the birds only began turning their heads during the end of the wing downstroke, maximizing the length of time that ... «Stanford University News, Jun 15»
For Your (Re)Consideration: Defining Punk and the Total Genius of …
... specifically to bands that emerged in (and after) the mid-1970s and played barre-chord-driven, downstroke-based minimalist rock and roll. «New York Observer, Jun 15»
Wina Sturgeon: Feeling your muscles can help improve …
That works to give the downstroke more power from the group of muscles involved in pushing the pedal down. That group primarily includes the ... «Bradenton Herald, Jun 15»
Ceremony for rejoicing, celebrating
At a moment of silence, the conductor held his baton high and, with a downstroke, the Richmond Hill High School Orchestra (not band) played ... «Bryan County News, Jun 15»
Fairbanks Morse Signs on for Achates Two-Stroke Engine
A two-stroke engine combusts on every downstroke, while a four-stroke engine combusts on every other downstroke, using one to expel ... «Wall Street Journal, Jun 15»
Hummingbirds Are All the Buzz
To do so, hummingbirds developed the capacity for sustained hovering by creating power strokes on both the downstroke and the backstroke of ... «Huffington Post, Jun 15»
Review: Rolling Stones at AT&T Stadium
Watching Jagger, throwing little harmonica stabs at the beginning of Midnight Rambler, physically react to Richards' downstroke of the song's ... «Fort Worth Star Telegram, Jun 15»
Pearl Izumi Elite RD IV shoes
A structured, foam insole adds to the comfort with a bit of arch support – helping to avoid over pronation on the downstroke – and perforations ... «BikeRadar.com, Jun 15»
The Firefly Guitar Pick: Create an LED Light Show Timed to Your …
The Firefly Pick Duo flashes with one color on the upstroke and a second color on the downstroke. "The Firefly Pick comes in four light motion ... «Guitar World Magazine, Apr 15»
Threateningly heavy downstroke doom from four German dudes who wear balaclavas with fake tusks attached. I mean, c'mon, what's not to like ... «The Quietus, Apr 15»
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