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sky·writ·ing

 (skī′rī′tĭng)
n.
1. The process of writing in the sky by releasing a visible vapor from an airplane.
2. The letters or words so formed.

sky′write′ v.
sky′writ′er n.
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skywriting

(ˈskaɪˌraɪtɪŋ)
n
1. (Aeronautics) the forming of words in the sky by the release of smoke or vapour from an aircraft
2. (Aeronautics) the words so formed
ˈskyˌwriter n
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sky•writ•ing

(ˈskaɪˌraɪ tɪŋ)

n.
1. the act or technique of writing against the sky with artificial smoke released from a maneuvering airplane.
2. the words, letters, designs, etc., so traced.
[1920–25]
sky′write`, v.i., v.t. -wrote, -writ•ten, -writ•ing.
sky′writ`er, n.
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.skywriting - writing formed in the sky by smoke released from an airplaneskywriting - writing formed in the sky by smoke released from an airplane
writing - letters or symbols that are written or imprinted on a surface to represent the sounds or words of a language; "he turned the paper over so the writing wouldn't show"; "the doctor's writing was illegible"
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Translations

skywriting

[ˈskaɪˌraɪtɪŋ] Npublicidad f aérea
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skywriting

[ˈskaɪˌraɪtɪŋ] npubblicità aerea
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Johansen first flew with the Skytypers at the age of 8, according to his bio on the team's website, which said he caught the aviation bug early in life from hisfather, Skytyping Instructor Pilot Bob Johansen.
Simon gets extra points, however, for using the very impressive Skytyping technique, where five planes emit a computercontrolled and, apparently, eco-friendly vapour in splodges that spell out a message, 10,000ft in the sky.
Simon gets extra points, however, for using the impressive SkyTyping technique, where five planes emit a computer-controlled vapour in splodges that spell out a message 10,000ft up in the sky.