noun Rocketry Slang.
a device by which an astronaut may eject the capsule in which he or she rides in the event that a rocket malfunctions.
What Is Code-Switching?Code-switching means "the modifying of one's speech, behavior, appearance, etc., to adapt to different sociocultural norms." So, why do we do it?
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- chicken out,
- chicken pox,
- chicken run,
- chicken shit,
- chicken snake,
- chicken tetrazzini,
- chicken turtle,
- chicken wire,
- chicken with its head cut off,
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