Definitions

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  • n. An autogyro, similar to a helicopter.

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Examples

  • The two people in the gyrocopter were arrested on suspicion of murder, and one appeared in court March 23.

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  • A gyrocopter is a smaller version of a helicopter, holding one or two people and travelling at much slower speeds.

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  • Police say Trevor Morse, 48, died Monday after being struck by a light aircraft known as a gyrocopter at an airfield near Stratford-upon-Avon, England, The Times of London reported.

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  • Called the Window on the World, it is a true cabinet of curiosities with more that 800 objects, including a Tay Bridge girder and a 1930s gyrocopter, displayed up to 18 metres high.

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  • Because one doesn't often hear of gyrocopter hunting tragedies, I did another search to satisfy my morbid curiosity.

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  • It had been set up in the memory of a Trevor Morse, "in the wake of the tragic events of Monday 9th March 2009 ... when the Warwickshire Hunt was deprived of one of its truest and most loyal supporters ... following the incident involving a gyrocopter at Long Marston airfield ..."

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  • Almost more bizarre, a joint master of the Warwickshire Hunt told the BBC, "A gyrocopter had been following us for a couple of weeks and we had made a formal complaint to the Civil Aviation Authority 10 days ago."

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  • Bad-ass Mad Max campout weekend, complete with working gyrocopter ...

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  • Man charged with murder by gyrocopter' in hunt cas...

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  • " Two people have been arrested on suspicion of murder after a hunt supporter died when he was hit by a gyrocopter at an airfield."

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