Sentence Examples with the word nonadjacent

In a five-bar chain, if a is a point in a link nonadjacent to a fixed link, its path is indeterminate.

Reuleaux has shown that the relative motion of any pair of nonadjacent links of a kinematic chain is determined by the rolling together of two ideal cylindrical surfaces (cylindrical being used here in the general sense), each of which may be assumed to be formed by the extension of the material of the link to which it corresponds.