Parachutes sentence example
- The vertical axes are surmounted by two parachutes, and the body of the machine is furnished with an engine, propeller, rudders and an extensive aeroplane.
- He is also a qualified rigger meaning he can carry out repairs on parachutes.
- airdrop loads and parachutes can freeze, and tools may be needed to loosen and remove the items.
- Indeed, despite the fact that they present much diversity of habit - some being arboreal, as the squirrels, many of which are provided with expansions of skin or parachutes on which they glide from tree to tree; some cursorial, as the hares; others jumpers, as the jerboas; others fossorial, as the mole-rats; and others aquatic, as the beavers and waterrats - no important structural modifications are correlated with such diversity of habit.
- Whole fields were yellow with buttercups or white with the ghosts of dandelions whose tiny parachutes floated off, seeking fertile fields in which to propagate.Advertisement
- golden parachutes - Large benefits given to top executives in the event of a takeover, leading to the loss of their job.
- The materials they re-use include prison blankets, car seat scrap leather, silk parachutes along with recycled rubber soles.
- They consisted of 5 parachutes packed into one bag and were attached to recoilless rifles; anti-tank guns and even motorcycle combinations.
- The Descent Module uses parachutes to slow its fall, enabling it to make a soft landing on dry land.
- In Australia and Papua the name flying-squirrel is applied to such marsupials as are provided with parachutes; animals which naturalists prefer to designate flying-phalangers (see MARSUPIALIA).Advertisement
- Dactylopsila is easily recognized by its attenuated fourth finger and parti-coloured fur; the flying species are classed as Petauroides, Petaurus, Gymnobelideus and Acrobates, the last no larger than a mouse; while Dromicia, Distaechurus and Acrobates are allied types without parachutes (see Phalanger).
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- The products available from Captain Boom include firing systems, novelties, parachutes, rockets, Roman candles, wedding sparklers, water lanterns, artillery shells, assorted fireworks and sparklers.
- Dear krausekatherine: The wonderful thing about parachutes is that they are so versatile!Advertisement
- In 1941, Du Pont stopped making women's nylons in order to manufacture items such as parachutes, nylon rope and tents.
- Their first album, Parachutes, came out in 1999, but it didn't really make a splash until the single Yellow was released in summer of 2000.