- 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.
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What may be the longest single palindromic word?
Poor Dan is in a droop. Sit on a potato pan, Otis. What do these sentences have in common? They’re both palindromes. A palindrome is a word, number, sentence, or verse that reads the same backward or forward. It derives from the Greek palin dromo, which means “running back again.” In palindromes, spacing, punctuation, and capitalization are usually ignored. (This is not the same thing as when …
Also called droop snoot, droop-snoot, droop-snoot·er.
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