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drogue para·chute

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  1. drogue parachutenoun

    a small parachute that pulls the main parachute from its storage pack

  2. drogue, drogue chute, drogue parachutenoun

    a parachute used to decelerate an object that is moving rapidly

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  1. Drogue parachute

    A drogue parachute is a parachute designed to be deployed from a rapidly moving object in order to slow the object, or to provide control and stability, or as a pilot parachute to deploy a larger parachute. It was invented by Giovanni Agusta in 1911.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of drogue parachute in Chaldean Numerology is: 8

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of drogue parachute in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1

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