Parachutes Sentence Examples
He is also a qualified rigger meaning he can carry out repairs on parachutes.
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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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.Advertisement
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.
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.
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.