blue jet


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Noun1.blue jet - atmospheric discharges (lasting 10 msec) bursting from the tops of giant storm clouds in blue cones that widen as they flash upward
atmospheric electricity - electrical discharges in the atmosphere
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"I'm so high I can chop the moon!" Bryce screamed while being gently lifted 5ft off the ground in a tiny blue jet.
Sunvalley John has been withdrawn from the opening heat where he was due to race in the stripes and the line-up for this race now reads: 1 Cuil Cougar, 2 Black Warrior, 3 Money Talks, 4 Cashen Mafuma, 5 Blue Jet Sky, 6 Vacant.
REDCAR: 2.00 Marsh Warbler, 2.30 Blue Jet, 3.00 Hel's Angel, 3.35 Observatory Star, 4.10 Go To Dubai, 4.45 Luc Jordan, 5.15 Napoletano, 5.45 Sir Royal.
NAOMI MATTHEW: 2.00 Marsh Warbler, 2.30 Blue Jet, 3.00 Hel's Angel, 3.35 Observatory Star (nap), 4.10 Go To Dubai, 4.45 Luc Jordan, 5.15 Napoletano, 5.45 Sir Royal.
CATTERICK: 1.25 Dan Tucker, 1.55 York Key Bar, 2.30 Do The Deal, 3.00 Via Mia, 3.35 Hotham, 4.10 Goliaths Boy, 4.45 Blue Jet, 5.20 Turn Me On.
The Sir Mark Prescott-trained filly was sent off a 3-1 chance in the two-mile event and kept going in good style to hold Toboggan Lady by a neck, with Blue Jet a further length and a quarter away in third.
For party pieces, try the Debenhams Debut gold lace dress, pounds 70, or Warehouse's blue jet bead applique dress, pounds 65.
But my favorite cheap/chic service provider, Blue Jet Airlines, features $79 fares and Prada knock-off-clad flight attendants.
If the cameras see a sprite or blue jet, Benbrook can then correlate the electromagnetic measurements made at the same time by the balloon-borne instruments with theoretical models that try to predict how the fields should behave at the balloon's location relative to the discharge.
vvDraw for Saturday's second round, heat 1 1 Cuil Cougar 2 Black Warrior 3 Money Talks 4 Cashen Mafuma 5 Blue Jet Sky 6 Sunvalley John.
The Sir Mark Prescott-trained filly was sent off a 3-1 chance in the two-mile event and she kept going in good style to hold Toboggan Lady by a neck, with Blue Jet a further length and a quarter away in third.