snap roll
noun Date: circa 1934 an airplane maneuver in which a rapid full revolution is completed about the plane's longitudinal axis while an approximately level line of flight is maintained

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • snap-roll — /snap rohl /, Aeron. v.t. 1. to put (an airplane) through the maneuver of a snap roll. v.i. 2. to execute a snap roll. * * * …   Universalium

  • snap-roll — /snap rohl /, Aeron. v.t. 1. to put (an airplane) through the maneuver of a snap roll. v.i. 2. to execute a snap roll …   Useful english dictionary

  • snap roll — n. a maneuver in which an airplane makes one complete fast roll about its longitudinal axis while maintaining its general horizontal direction …   English World dictionary

  • snap roll — noun a fast roll • Hypernyms: ↑roll * * * noun : a maneuver in which an airplane is made by quick movement of the controls to complete a full revolution about its longitudinal axis while maintaining an approximately level line of flight * * *… …   Useful english dictionary

  • snap roll — An abrupt maneuver in which an aircraft does a very fast roll along its longitudinal axis while maintaining level flight. Unlike in the slow roll, normally only ailerons are used for execution of snap rolls. A snap roll differs from a flick roll… …   Aviation dictionary

  • snap-roll — /ˈsnæp roʊl/ (say snap rohl) noun (in aeronautics) a rapidly executed roll. Also, flick roll …   Australian English dictionary

  • snap roll — aerial maneuver in which an airplane makes a fast and complete roll about its longitudinal axis and still maintains level flight …   English contemporary dictionary

  • snap roll — Aeron. a maneuver in which an airplane makes a rapid and complete revolution about its longitudinal axis while maintaining approximately level flight. [1930 35] * * * …   Universalium

  • snap roll — noun a manoeuvre in which an aircraft makes a single quick revolution about its longitudinal axis while flying horizontally …   English new terms dictionary

  • Snap Yo Fingers — «Snap Yo Fingers» Сингл Lil Jon …   Википедия

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