[kon-truh-awr-bi-tl] /ˌkɒn trəˈɔr bɪ tl/
of or relating to flight in the orbit of, but in a direction contrary to, a given rocket, ballistic missile, satellite, etc.
[kon-truh-pohz] /ˈkɒn trəˌpoʊz/ verb (used with object), contraposed, contraposing. 1. to place in contraposition.
[kon-truh-puh-zish-uh n] /ˌkɒn trə pəˈzɪʃ ən/ noun 1. placement opposite or against. 2. opposition, contrast, or antithesis. 3. Logic. the inference drawn from a proposition by negating its terms and changing their order, as by inferring “Not B implies not A” from “A implies B.”. /ˌkɒntrəpəˈzɪʃən/ noun 1. the act of placing opposite or against, […]
- Continuity girl
noun 1. a girl or man whose job is to ensure continuity and consistency, esp in matters of dress, make-up, etc, in successive shots of a film, esp when these shots are filmed on different days
noun, Mechanics. 1. the mathematical statement in fluid mechanics that, for a fluid passing through a tube in a steady flow, the mass flowing through any section of the tube in a unit of time is constant.