turning circle love

Definitions

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  • n. the circular path formed by the wheel furthest from the centre of the turn when turning to the maximum extent
  • n. The path followed by a vessel’s center of gravity when it makes a complete turn of 360° with a consistent rudder angle. (FM 55-501)

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Examples

  • ‘The structural engineering was done by a highly reputable firm,’ murmured Blake reassuringly as they swooped down to the broad paved turning circle in front of three double-width garage doors.

    Mistress For A Weekend

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