deflection : Definition, Usages, News and More
- n a twist or aberration; especially a perverse or abnormal way of judging or acting
- n the amount by which a propagating wave is bent
- n the movement of the pointer or pen of a measuring instrument from its zero position
- n the property of being bent or deflected
- n a turning aside (of your course or attention or concern)
a deflection from his goal
- The Apophis deflection, should it become necessary, must take place before the 2029 close approach.
- About deflection: "Best way to get a Jap fighter is to shoot him from a hundred feet, no deflection.
- When the voltage on both sets of deflection plates is changed simultaneously, the electron beam scans the phosphor, sweeping across it and producing a TV picture.
News & Articles
- Double deflection lifts Chicago to triple-OT win
Andrew Shaw scored his fifth goal of the playoffs on a double deflection to give the Blackhawks a 4-3 victory over Boston in triple overtime on Wednesday.
June 13, 2013 - KOCO 5 Oklahoma City
- Andrew Shaw wins Game 1, drops F-bomb on NBC for Blackhawks (Video)
Andrew Shaw’s deflection goal at 12:08 of triple overtime ended one of the longest games in Stanley Cup Final history, as the Chicago Blackhawks took Game 1 against the Boston Bruins, 4-3. He was exhausted and elated. And, well, he’s … Continue reading ?
June 13, 2013 - Puck Daddy via Yahoo! Sports
- Blackhawks 4, Bruins 3 (3 OT)
CHICAGO -- A double deflection gave the Chicago Blackhawks a triple-overtime win in a thrilling, draining opening game of the Stanley Cup finals.
June 13, 2013 - The SportsXchange via Yahoo! Sports
- Dominik Hasek in Forbes
We had a few power plays, a 5-on-3, and we couldn't score,Hasek said. "They pull the goalie and score on a deflection off my defenseman's stick. It was a lucky goal, but it still counts the same as the others."
- Rafael Benitez in International Herald Tribune
We are really disappointed, to play for a long time with 10 men and to concede like that from a deflection at the end, you have to be disappointed,Liverpool manager Rafa Benitez said. "The turning point of the game was the second yellow...
- Mark Hughes in ESPN
Tevez increased City's misery by extending the lead and Hughes said: "I am disappointed with the award of a free-kick for the first goal. I thought Stevie had won the ball." "The free-kick gets a little deflection off Nigel de Jong but it was...