maneuver for (something)

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maneuver for (something)

To attempt to contrive oneself into a position, whether physically or figuratively, by which one is able to achieve or obtain something. There was no order to the viewing area, with everyone competing with one another to maneuver for better spots to see the race. With the retirement of the COO last week, I've been maneuvering for a stronger position within the company.
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maneuver for something

to get into position for something. Sally is maneuvering for a shot at a promotion. Todd maneuvered for some attention, but they ignored him.
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The benefit of repeated Epley's maneuvers for patients who do not heal completely has been suggested [14].
Therefore, we propose a maximum of 2-hour follow-up and three modified Epley's maneuvers for optimum therapy outcome and close follow-up for recurrence by instructing the patient to return for a re-evaluation in case vertigo symptoms reappear because recurrence rate is low.
By coming up with a way for student pilots to engage in self-directed practice aimed at rapidly learning the maneuvers for the private certificate in a simulator, we think Redbird has taken the next evolutionary step in primary flight training in efficiency and keeping costs down.
An analytical closed-form solution is proposed to compute optimal evasive maneuvers for angles-only navigation.
Fichter, "Observability criteria and unobservable maneuvers for in-orbit bearings-only navigation," Journal of Guidance, Control, and Dynamics, vol.
A comparison of obstetric maneuvers for the acute management of shoulder dystocia.
Lee, "Real-time nonlinear simulation of maneuvers for U.S.
This review is the last in the series on seven behavioral dysphagia treatments, including swallowing postures and maneuvers for three population groups.
This article is the final in a series of three EBSRs of peer-reviewed studies evaluating the use of seven behavioral postures or maneuvers for the treatment of oropharyngeal dysphagia.
Both the study of obstetric maneuvers for the acute management of shoulder dystocia and Dr.