- a downward-sloping, adjustable aircraft nose, which increases visibility for the pilot during takeoff and landing.
- an aircraft with this type of nose.
- an adjustable flap at the leading edge of an aircraft wing.
a motor vehicle with a downward-sloping nose.
Words nearby droop nose
Also called droop snoot, droop-snoot, droop-snoot·er.
OTHER WORDS FROM droop nosedroop-nosed, adjectivedroop-nos·er, noun
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