hovering

adj.
Hovering is used with these nouns: ↑helicopter

Collocations dictionary. 2013.

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  • Hovering — Hover Hov er, v. i. [imp. & p. p. {Hovered}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Hovering}.] [OE. hoveren, and hoven, prob. orig., to abide, linger, and fr. AS. hof house; cf. OFries. hovia to receive into one s house. See {Hovel}.] 1. To hang fluttering in the air …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • hovering — laivo plūduriavimas statusas T sritis Gynyba apibrėžtis Savarankiškas manevravimas užimant pastovią arba beveik pastovią poziciją virš taško po vandeniu. atitikmenys: angl. hovering pranc. plongée statique …   NATO terminų aiškinamasis žodynas

  • hovering — orlaivio kabojimas statusas T sritis Gynyba apibrėžtis Savarankiškas manevravimas užimant pastovią arba beveik pastovią poziciją virš taško ant žemės. atitikmenys: angl. hovering pranc. vol stationnaire …   NATO terminų aiškinamasis žodynas

  • hovering — A self sustaining maneuver whereby a fixed, or nearly fixed, position is maintained relative to a spot on the surface of the Earth or underwater …   Military dictionary

  • hovering — (Roget s IV) modif. 1. [Floating] Syn. gliding, swaying, airborne; see flying , hanging . 2. [Attending carefully] Syn. considerate, attentive, shielding; see protective , thoughtful 2 …   English dictionary for students

  • hovering — hov·er || hÉ‘vÉ™(r) / hÉ’v v. hang suspended in the air, float on air; linger in an area; waver, vacillate …   English contemporary dictionary

  • hovering — A self sustaining maneuver whereby a fixed, or nearly fixed, position is maintained relative to a spot on the surface of the earth or water …   Aviation dictionary

  • hovering — …   Useful english dictionary

  • hovering ceiling — The highest altitude at which the helicopter is capable of hovering in standard atmosphere. It is usually stated in two figures: hovering in ground effect and hovering out of ground effect …   Military dictionary

  • hovering ceiling — The highest altitude at which the helicopter is capable of hovering in the standard atmosphere. It usually is stated in two figures: hovering in ground effect and hovering out of ground effect. See helicopter performance …   Aviation dictionary

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