from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition.
- noun A flight maneuver in which an airplane makes a complete rotation on its longitudinal axis while approximately maintaining its original direction.
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- noun An
aerobaticflying maneuverin which the pilot causes the airplane to complete one loopin the same time that the airplane completes one roll, creating the appearance that the airplane is riding on the inside of a cylinder.
- noun A movement (usually during a car crash) where a car
flipson its roof, then falls back on its wheelsafter doing at least one full 360° horizontal rotation.
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- noun a roll in which the plane follows a spiral course
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