Technology / Aviation / Flare: A simple maneuver performed moments before landing in which the nose of an aircraft is pitched up to minimize the touchdown rate of speed.

Other Words for Flare

Flare Verb Synonyms: blaze, flame, burst, outburst, flash, glare, dazzle, incandescence, brilliance, luminosity
Flare Noun Synonyms: spread, broadening, widening, expansion, swelling, bulge, increase, enlargement

Flare (Arm or Elbow)

Entertainment / Bowling / Flare (Arm or Elbow): The action of your arm or elbow when it goes away from your body in the armswing or during the release; generally not desirable. MORE

Flare (Track Flare)

Entertainment / Bowling / Flare (Track Flare): The migration of the ball track from the bowler's initial axis, the axis upon release, to the final axis, the axis at the moment of impact with the pins. MORE

Coated Lens

Entertainment / Photography / Coated Lens: Lens with air-glass surfaces which have been coated with magnesium fluoride to reduce lens flare. MORE

Strontium (Sr)

Science / Periodic Table of Elements / Strontium (Sr): Atomic number: 38, Atomic mass: 87.62 g.mol -1, Electronegativity: 1.0, Density: 2.6 g.cm-3 at 20°C, Melting point: 769 °C, Boiling point: 1384 °C, Vanderwaals radius: 0.215 nm, Ionic radius: 0.113 MORE

Magnesium (Mg)

Science / Periodic Table of Elements / Magnesium (Mg): Atomic number: 12, Atomic mass: 24.305 g.mol -1, Electronegativity: 1.2, Density: 1.74 g.cm -3 at 20 °C, Melting point: 650 °C, Boiling point: 1107 °C, Vanderwaals radius: 0.16 nm, Ionic radius: 0. MORE


Entertainment / Bowling / Differential: It is the difference between the lowest and highest RGs. You compute the high and subtract the low from that and you have the differential. There is no minimum for differential. What differential tell MORE