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buffet

aerodynamic excitation of an aircraft structure by separated flows

Buffet

Bernard . 1928--99, French painter and engraver. His works are characterized by sombre tones and thin angular forms

buffet

i. An irregular oscillation of an aircraft caused at the moment of stall, at very high angles of attack, and in some subsonic aircraft when flying at very high Mach numbers caused by eddy formation and separation of boundary layer.
ii. The knocking about sustained by an aircraft surface when severe turbulence or gust conditions are encountered.
iii. As used in parachuting, it means longitudinal oscillations of the body during free fall caused by holding the arms too high and the legs too straight.
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By conducting a panel survey, the first study aimed to determine whether the prominent characteristics in Chinese self-construal (contingent orientation and constrained autonomy) were both associated with their preferences for all-you-can-eat buffet.
They can order an entree platter, an entree with the buffet, or just the All-You-Can-Eat buffet.
Each birthday party features a private party room, birthday party host, the IT'Z all-you-can-eat buffet plus many other options.
All dining rooms are open throughout the evening serving all-you-can-eat buffet meals, including breakfast before you disembark.
Casino Night'' will begin with an all-you-can-eat buffet at 6 p.
Friday; an all-you-can-eat buffet dinner on Wednesdays and Sunday is
99 for the all-you-can-eat buffet lunch (served daily except Sunday), $8.
oven-baked sandwiches, salads and an all-you-can-eat buffet.
The $35-per-person party at Granita includes a half-time, all-you-can-eat buffet of iceberg wedges with bleu cheese dressing, grilled sausages, patty melts a la Naylor, fries, fried chicken, macaroni and cheese, beef brisket, pulled pork and foot-long hot dogs.
Admission of Bonanza Lunch Cruises and Monte Carlo Dinner Cruises -- complete with an all-you-can-eat buffet meal on the boat, or "sit down" meal in the nearby President's River Club -- has been reduced to $15.
There's also a bountiful all-you-can-eat buffet of salads and hot dishes to complement this continuum of seasoned, flame-broiled meats, unquestionably a carnivore's delight.
There's a big blowout early on, when the whole caloric clan descends on an all-you-can-eat buffet restaurant (as you might expect, the meal degenerates into fuel-injected flatulence jokes).