Definition of Rearward. Meaning of Rearward. Synonyms of Rearward

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Definition of Rearward

Rearward
Rearward Rear"ward`, n. [Rear + ward.] The last troop; the rear of an army; a rear guard. Also used figuratively. --Shak.
Rearward
Rearward Rear"ward, a. & adv. At or toward the rear.

Meaning of Rearward from wikipedia

- experimental programme that proved in practice that the difficulties in rearward visibility and ejection outweighed the advantages of sustaining higher...
- the bolt is held by a bolt carrier. With the breech locked, an initial rearward movement of the bolt carrier causes the bolt to rotate and unlock. Similarly...
- explosive muzzle blast. The expanding gas also creates a jet propulsion effect rearward in the barrel against the spent cartridge case. This "blowback" is the...
- gun, some sort of mechanical system is needed to translate this into the rearward motion needed to operate the bolt. This adds to the complexity of the mechanism...
- low Reynolds number fluid dynamics, which apply at the cellular scale, rearward surface flow could provide a mechanism for microscopic objects to swim...
- propellant gases produced from the burning powder in the cartridge exert rearward pressure on the bolt head transferred through the base of the cartridge...
- disengaging the slide and arresting further rearward movement of the barrel. The slide continues its rearward movement on the frame, ejecting the spent...
- cycle. After the bullet has left the barrel, the slide and barrel continue rearward a short distance.[page needed] At this point, a link pivots the rear of...
- Recoil (often called knockback, kickback or simply kick) is the rearward thrust generated when a gun is being discharged. In technical terms, the recoil...
- Wakeboard tower with bimini top, rearward facing loudspeakers and wakeboard holder...