High-Speed Stall

Technology / Aviation / High-Speed Stall: Any stall made to occur at more than 1g, such as pulling out of a dive or while turning.

Other Words for Stall

Stall Verb Synonyms: shed, pen, cote, fold, coop, sty, corral, enclosure, cowshed, barn, stable
Stall Noun Synonyms: compartment, stand, booth, cubicle, alcove, section, space, area, slot, enclosure, quarters, counter, table
Stall Adjective Synonyms: stop, halt, die, quit, shut down, fail, cease operating, come to a standstill, conk out


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Installment Sale

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Secondary Stall

Technology / Aviation / Secondary Stall: Any stall resulting from pulling back too soon and too hard while recovering from any other stall. Usually a HIGH-SPEED or ACCELERATED STALL. MORE


Technology / Aviation / Stall: (1) Sudden loss of lift when the angle of attack increases to a point where the flow of air breaks away from a wing or airfoil, causing it to drop. (2) A maneuver initiated by the steep raising of an MORE

X-Ray Crystallography

Science / Chemistry / X-Ray Crystallography: Determination of three dimensional arrangement of atoms in a crystal by analysis of x-ray diffraction patterns. MORE