Landing Roll

Technology / Aviation / Landing Roll: the distance an aircraft travels on the ground after touchdown to the point it can be stopped or exits to the taxiway.

Other Words for Landing

Landing Noun Synonyms: landing-place, dock, pier, jetty, wharf, quay
Landing Verb Synonyms: touchdown, alighting, splashdown, docking
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Other Words for Roll

Roll Noun Synonyms: pass, go, flow, slip, flit, glide, slide, move (on), expire, elapse, disappear, vanish, evaporate
Roll Adjective Synonyms: rotate, cycle, turn (over (and over)), wheel, trundle, revolve, go (a)round, orbit, tumble, somersault or somerset or summersault or summerset
Roll Verb Synonyms: undulate, billow, rise and fall
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Landing Flaps

Technology / Aviation / Landing Flaps: a secondary control surface built into the wing by which the overall wing area, or lift-drag ratio, can be increased. The increased wing area permits a slower landing speed. The increased drag reduces MORE

Roll Up

Business / Finance / Roll Up: To move to an option position with a higher exercise price. In venture capital, refers to the venture capitalist forcing small firms to merge operations in order to reduce costs MORE

Roll Roofing

Business / Construction / Roll Roofing: Asphalt roofing products manufactured in roll form. 36-inch wide rolls with and 108 square feet of material. Weights are generally 45 to 90 pounds per roll. MORE

Roll Over Mortgage

Business / Debt / Roll Over Mortgage: Mortgage for which the unpaid balance is refinanced every few years at then-current rates is a roll over mortgage. This is good for the borrower and bad for the lender if interest rates are falling, a MORE

Roll, Richard

Business / Finance / Roll, Richard: Author of path-breaking work on asset pricing including the famous Roll critique. Finance professor at UCLA. MORE

Roll Over

Business / Finance / Roll Over: To reinvest funds received from a maturing security in a new issue of the same or a similar security. MORE

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