A set of uniform rules codifying he interpretation of trade terms defining the rights and obligations of both buyer and seller in an international transaction.

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HORIZON SYSTEM OF COORDINATES

A set of celestial coordinates based on the celestial horizon as the primary great circle; usually altitude and azimuth or azimuth angle.

AUXILIARY CONTACTS

A set of contacts that perform a secondary function, usually in relation to the operation of a set of primary contacts.

FORESAIL

The lowest sail set on the foremast of square-rigged ship

DISPLACEMENT PUMP

Pumps in which energy is added to the water periodically and the water is contained in a set volume.

DEMAND CONTROL

A device which controls the kW demand level by shedding loads when the kW demand exceeds a predetermined set point.

DRIFT

Term used to describe the difference between the set point and the actual operating or control point.

SPIDER HOOP

An iron band around the base of a mast which holds a set of iron belaying pins.

SET

The direction toward which the current is flowing.

LATEEN SAIL

The fore-and-aft triangular sail set on a long yard mounted at an angle to the mast.

HEADSAIL

The sail set forward of the foremast of a ship.

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