Technology / Aviation / Ramp: the apron or paved surface around a hangar used for parking aircraft.

Other Words for Ramp

Ramp Adjective Synonyms: slope, grade, gradient, incline, rise, ascent, acclivity, descent, dip, declivity


Entertainment / Tennis / Trampolining: The effect which occurs when striking a ball flat with a racket which is strung at a very loose tension. Trampolining results in a shot which has a very high velocity. MORE

Cramp Bark (Viburnum opulus)

Health / Herbs / Cramp Bark (Viburnum opulus): Relaxes muscle tensions and reduces spasms, relaxes the uterus and relieve painful menstrual cramps, helps to prevent menstrual excessive blood loss, protects from threatened miscarriage, sedative. MORE

Trampoline Effect

Entertainment / Golf / Trampoline Effect: (also 'spring-like effect') the 'bouncing back' of a club's face contributing force to the shot, limited by the rules of golf (see also cor) MORE


Health / Massage / Acupressure: Acupressure is an ancient healing art that uses the fingers to press key points on the surface of the skin to stimulate the body’s natural self-curative abilities. When these points are pressed, the MORE


Entertainment / Literature / Kenning: A form of compounding in Old English, Old Norse, and Germanic poetry. In this poetic device, the poet creates a new compound word or phrase to describe an object or activity. Specifically, this compou MORE


Entertainment / Literature / Lists: An arena or field for chivalric combat and tournaments with bleachers or balconies set to one side where nobility might sit to observe. The lists would normally have pavilions (fancy round tents) at e MORE