Definitions

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  • adj. Resembling or characteristic of a parachute.

Etymologies

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parachute +‎ -like

Examples

  • He pulled out the wrinkled mass of parachutelike material that would inflate into Tiger Woodschuck and taught me how to operate it, strapping my motor on and basically test-driving me.

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  • Once a popper had made several catches, it would deflate its air sacs and settle parachutelike to the ground.

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