airsock


airsock
air sock n.

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  • airsock — n. wind sock, cone shaped cloth sleeve hung so that it swings freely in the blowing wind thereby indicating in which direction the wind is blowing; wind indicator used at airports to determine airplane landing instructions depending on wind… …   English contemporary dictionary

  • airsock — /ˈɛəsɒk/ (say airsok) noun → windsock …   Australian English dictionary

  • windsock — /ˈwɪndsɒk / (say windsok), /ˈwɪn / (say win ) noun a wind direction indicator, installed at airports and elsewhere, consisting of an elongated truncated cone of textile material, flown from a mast. Also, airsock, wind cone, wind sleeve. {wind1 +… …   Australian English dictionary