hovercraft skirt

hovercraft skirt
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  • skirt — n. & v. n. 1 a woman s outer garment hanging from the waist. 2 the part of a coat etc. that hangs below the waist. 3 a hanging part round the base of a hovercraft. 4 (in sing. or pl.) an edge, border, or extreme part. 5 (also bit of skirt) sl.… …   Useful english dictionary

  • skirt — noun 1》 a woman s outer garment fastened around the waist and hanging down around the legs.     ↘the part of a coat or dress that hangs below the waist.     ↘informal women regarded as objects of sexual desire. 2》 a surface that conceals or… …   English new terms dictionary

  • PACV — The PACV is the term for the United States Navy s Patrol Air Cushion Vehicle, commonly referred to as PAC V s , or Hovercrafts. The U.S. Navy s PACV was based on the British designed SRN.5 / SK 5, adapted for American military use in 1965. The… …   Wikipedia

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  • C.H. Latimer-Needham — Cecil Hugh Latimer Needham (1900 1975) was a British aircraft designer, inventor and aviation author. He is best remembered for the series of aircraft he designed for the Luton Aircraft company and his invention of the Hovercraft skirt for which… …   Wikipedia

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  • Cushioncraft — Ltd was a British engineering company, formed in 1960 as a division[1] of Britten Norman Ltd (manufacturer of aircraft) to develop/build hovercraft. Originally based at Bembridge Airport on the Isle of Wight, Cushioncraft later moved to the Duver …   Wikipedia

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