|long shaft with a revolving spiral blades that provide thrust for ships and aircraft, revolving shaft on ship or aircraft, screw, screw propeller||propeller|
|(about an airplane) move slowly along a runway before takeoff of after landing, cab, taxicab, car taking paying passengers, move aircraft on ground, transport somebody or be transported, travel in taxi||taxi|
|(Archaic) deck of a ship, side of a ship; state of being on board a ship, designed for use on a ship; occurring or happening on a ship, occurring on board ship||shipboard|
|(Archaic) firearm with a long barrel, harquebus||arquebus|
|(Astronomy) device for finding the height of the Sun by measuring noontime shadows; vertical shaft of a sundial; (Geometry) what remains of a parallelogram after removing a similar parallelogram from one of its corners, arm of sundial, part of a parall...||gnomon|
|(Aviation) backward slope of an airplane wing created by having the outer section of the wing downstream from the inner section, backward-slanting aircraft wing||sweepback|
|(Botany) membranous projection which grows from the base of most grass blades; corolla which is shaped like a strap||ligule|
|(British) airport, location used for aircraft landing and takeoff||a/d (aerodrome)|
|(British) carpet pad, layer beneath carpet, place underneath; lie under; provide something that supports from below, provide with something underneath, support for something, underlie||underlay|
|(British) destroy, annihilate; strike suddenly, make a surprise assault, opening allowing drainage from building, opening for draining water from deck, opening for draining water from the deck of a ship (Nautical), sink ship, wreck or ruin something||scupper|
|(British) overpass; overhead crossing, ceremonial flight made by aircraft, fly-past, road on bridge, see also:overpass||flyover|
|(British) paramedic, person trained to provide emergency medical treatment||ambulanceman|
|(from French) long cloak or overcoat with a hood; cape of a bullfighter; fitted caplike bonnet that women and children wore in the mid-Victorian period; movable part which covers the engine of an automobile; top part of a carriage that folds up, hooded...||capote|
|(Geology) fold shown on a map as concentrically arranged contour patterns whose amplitude decreases to zero in a regular fashion in two directions, fold in rock, mineral with long white crystals||pericline|
|(in Airplanes) electronic device that transmits a 4-digit identification code to the scanning surface radar in order to identify itself as "friendly" aircraft||IFF (Identification Friend or Foe)|
|(in Greek Mythology) one of the three Gorgons that had snakes for hair and everyone who looked at them was turned to stone; marine animal in the shape of a jellyfish that has long thin stinging appendages||Medusa|
|(Informal) amazing, excellent, great; stylish, fashionable, act of swelling, distention; swollen part, protuberance; gradual increase; surge of feeling or emotion; long unbroken wave; elevation of land, slope; crescendo followed by a diminuendo (Music)...||swell|
|(Informal) turbine engine; turbocharger; automobile equipped with a turbocharger, mollusk with spiral shell, motored by a turbine; capable of performing an action quicker than normal (Informal)||turbo|
|(Mathematics, Physics) quantity with magnitude and direction (represented by an arrow indicating its direction); (Biology) insect which carries diseases, means of disease transfer; route of a plane, change thrust direction of aircraft engine, computer ...||vector|
|(Medicine) long flexible rod inserted into the larynx or throat (to deliver medication, remove obstructions, etc.)||probang|
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