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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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For those who want to get an early start to Memorial Day, select Ryan's, HomeTown Buffet and Old Country Buffet restaurants will be open on Monday, May 27 for special breakfast hours, in addition to regular lunch and dinner hours.
Starting on Easter and every Family Night in April, all the buffet restaurants will be serving holiday-inspired cupcakes decorated with jellybeans.
Buffets currently operates 353 restaurants in 33 states comprised of 344 buffet restaurants and nine Tahoe Joe's Famous Steakhouse(R) restaurants.
Visit any of the 318 buffet restaurants starting April 13, 2015 and purchase an adult meal with beverage for your chance to win one of 60 prizes.
EDT) on June 28, 2015, so visit the participating buffet restaurants as often as you like during the promotion period to increase your chances of winning.
For Second Prizes, the buffet restaurants partnered with Kent International, a leader in the cycling industry.
I'm often put off by chain buffet restaurants, but I'm glad I made the exception here.
Aneesa's Buffet Restaurant Forster Street, Newcastle Quayside, NE1 2NH.
Banner Buffets, which owns and operates 16 Whistle Junction Buffet & Grill and Florida Buffet restaurants, is the largest privately held restaurant group in Florida.
Tony is clearly the right person to take the leadership of Buffets, accelerate the transformation of our family buffet restaurants and position our company for a new era of profitable growth and success.
Nearly all of the 320 buffet restaurants will be open on Christmas Day to serve guests from 11 a.
Martinez finds that being a part of the Old Country Buffet restaurant team is a rewarding experience.