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It has obstacle avoidance built-in, but if it should tip over for some reason, it can right itself without human help.
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There are national endeavors, predominately in the United States, for satellite tracking and collision avoidance maneuvering.
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The company’s new camera system is a step toward deploying more advanced safety features such as forward collision avoidance and wrong-way-riding detection, Ko said.
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Improved regulation could help China crack down on wayward businesses—tackling issues of pollution and tax avoidance, for example.
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Combined, they provide collision avoidance and drop-off protection to keep riders safe—plus, they boast an anti-tip alert system that automatically notifies loved ones in case of an accident.
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Gohara recommends natural fabrics that are densely woven and 100 percent cotton or silk for acne avoidance—the latter will also help prevent chafing if you have sensitive skin.
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Cynicism is a really strong sign, and avoidance of dealing with difficult tasks or topics.
HOW MANAGERS CAN RECOGNIZE BURNOUT REMOTELYKRISTINE GILLAUGUST 28, 2020FORTUNE
Their avoidance of each other arose, perhaps, from a sort of instinct which was certainly no matter of ill-will.
THE DOUBLE FOURE. PHILLIPS OPPENHEIM
Now Gregson had nothing of this desire for avoidance with regard to Mr. Gray.
MY LADY LUDLOWELIZABETH GASKELL
And why should I suspect him at all, in the face of Mrs. Saltillo's confessed avoidance of him?
STORIES IN LIGHT AND SHADOWBRET HARTE
SYNONYM OF THE DAY
OCTOBER 26, 1985
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capacitor

WORDS RELATED TO AVOIDANCE

  • avoidance
  • blockage
  • deterence
  • determent
  • deterrence
  • forestallment
  • halt
  • hindrance
  • impediment
  • inhibitor
  • interception
  • interruption
  • obstacle
  • obstruction
  • preclusion
  • prohibition
  • stoppage
  • thwarting
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