snap roll


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snap roll

n.
An aerial maneuver in which an aircraft is put through a sharp roll of 360° about its longitudinal axis.

snap roll

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(Aeronautics) a manoeuvre in which an aircraft makes a fast roll
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Noun1.snap roll - a fast roll
roll - a flight maneuver; aircraft rotates about its longitudinal axis without changing direction or losing altitude
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A snap roll is a fast one-turn spin in a horizontal plane.
The target rolled over as though trying to snap roll, but it suddenly nosed downward and exploded as it hit the water.