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chan·delle

 (shăn-dĕl′)
n.
A sudden, steep climbing turn of an aircraft, executed to alter flight direction and gain altitude simultaneously.
intr.v. chan·delled, chan·dell·ing, chan·dells
To execute a chandelle.

[French, from chandelle, candle, from Old French, from Latin candēla; see candle.]

chandelle

(ʃænˈdɛl; French ʃɑ̃dɛl)
n
(Aeronautics) aeronautics an abrupt climbing turn almost to the point of stalling, in which an aircraft's momentum is used to increase its rate of climb
vb
(Aeronautics) (intr) to carry out a chandelle
[French, literally: candle]

chan•delle

(ʃænˈdɛl, ʃɑ̃-)

n.
an abrupt climbing turn in which an aircraft almost stalls while using its momentum to gain a higher rate of climb.
[1915–20; < French: literally, candle]

chandelle


Past participle: chandelled
Gerund: chandelling

Imperative
chandelle
chandelle
Present
I chandelle
you chandelle
he/she/it chandelles
we chandelle
you chandelle
they chandelle
Preterite
I chandelled
you chandelled
he/she/it chandelled
we chandelled
you chandelled
they chandelled
Present Continuous
I am chandelling
you are chandelling
he/she/it is chandelling
we are chandelling
you are chandelling
they are chandelling
Present Perfect
I have chandelled
you have chandelled
he/she/it has chandelled
we have chandelled
you have chandelled
they have chandelled
Past Continuous
I was chandelling
you were chandelling
he/she/it was chandelling
we were chandelling
you were chandelling
they were chandelling
Past Perfect
I had chandelled
you had chandelled
he/she/it had chandelled
we had chandelled
you had chandelled
they had chandelled
Future
I will chandelle
you will chandelle
he/she/it will chandelle
we will chandelle
you will chandelle
they will chandelle
Future Perfect
I will have chandelled
you will have chandelled
he/she/it will have chandelled
we will have chandelled
you will have chandelled
they will have chandelled
Future Continuous
I will be chandelling
you will be chandelling
he/she/it will be chandelling
we will be chandelling
you will be chandelling
they will be chandelling
Present Perfect Continuous
I have been chandelling
you have been chandelling
he/she/it has been chandelling
we have been chandelling
you have been chandelling
they have been chandelling
Future Perfect Continuous
I will have been chandelling
you will have been chandelling
he/she/it will have been chandelling
we will have been chandelling
you will have been chandelling
they will have been chandelling
Past Perfect Continuous
I had been chandelling
you had been chandelling
he/she/it had been chandelling
we had been chandelling
you had been chandelling
they had been chandelling
Conditional
I would chandelle
you would chandelle
he/she/it would chandelle
we would chandelle
you would chandelle
they would chandelle
Past Conditional
I would have chandelled
you would have chandelled
he/she/it would have chandelled
we would have chandelled
you would have chandelled
they would have chandelled
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.chandelle - a flight maneuver consisting of a steep climbing turn executed to gain altitude while changing direction
airplane maneuver, flight maneuver - a maneuver executed by an aircraft
Verb1.chandelle - climb suddenly and steeply; "The airplane chandelled"
air travel, aviation, air - travel via aircraft; "air travel involves too much waiting in airports"; "if you've time to spare go by air"
go up, rise, move up, lift, arise, come up, uprise - move upward; "The fog lifted"; "The smoke arose from the forest fire"; "The mist uprose from the meadows"
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