The technique of intentional, controlled drilling at an angle from the vertical by deflecting
the drill bit.
Other ideas include a "solar sail", a "tugboat" spacecraft, firing a missile, exploding a nuclear bomb, and boiling the surface by deflecting
the sun's rays with mirrors.
Earlier this year, other researchers announced the development of atomicinterferometry techniques for deflecting
beams of atoms ever so slightly (SN: 9/7/91, p.
The new Cohen Tip Deflecting
Endobronchial Blocker from Cook Incorporated's Critical Care division allows anesthesiologists to establish single-lung ventilation easily by directing its unique deflecting
tip left or right into the desired bronchial passage.
Somebody needs to find a cure for this virulent and rampant virus - denying responsibility, deflecting
accountability, defending incompetence - before it kills democracy.
Since Gain Knowledge supports both novice and expert users from a single knowledge base, it enables companies to publish user-appropriate information to a Web self-service site, deflecting
common inquiries to a fast and low-cost channel.
A lucky break enabled them to tie the score seven minutes after Courtnall's blunder, with Duchesne's shot from the right circle deflecting
off the stick of Blackhawks defenseman Bryan Muir and past Thibault.
This is very good news to companies seeking to cut the ever-increasing cost of customer service in a tight economy, because virtual assistants -- the more formal term for online robots or "bots" -- are extremely efficient at deflecting
traffic from paid customer service representatives.