Definitions for drogue

Definitions for (noun) drogue

Main entry: drogue, drogue chute, drogue parachute

Definition: a parachute used to decelerate an object that is moving rapidly

Main entry: sea anchor, drogue

Definition: restraint consisting of a canvas covered frame that floats behind a vessel; prevents drifting or maintains the heading into a wind

Main entry: sock, air sock, air-sleeve, wind cone, wind sleeve, wind sock, windsock, drogue

Definition: a truncated cloth cone mounted on a mast; used (e.g., at airports) to show the direction of the wind

Main entry: drogue

Definition: a funnel-shaped device towed as a target by an airplane

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