paradrop

[ par-uh-drop ]
/ ˈpær əˌdrɒp /

noun, verb (used with object), par·a·dropped, par·a·drop·ping.

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Origin of paradrop

First recorded in 1945–50; para-3 + drop
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British Dictionary definitions for paradrop

paradrop
/ (ˈpærəˌdrɒp) /

noun

the delivery of personnel or equipment from an aircraft by parachute
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