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windsock

a truncated cone of textile mounted on a mast so that it is free to rotate about a vertical axis: used, esp at airports, to indicate the local wind direction
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Our young artists are always amazed when they study the artroom's unique wind socks and spiral sculpture.
Question: There's an orange wind sock in the Union Pacific Railroad yard, about a quarter-mile west of the Chambers Street-Northwest Expressway intersection.
Proposal: Use of the exterior of the Baltic's main mill building and riverside (west) building for various promoting the Baltic's contemporary art role including banners, sculptures, enclosing sheeting, flags, wind socks, balloons, projections and lighting effects (a partly retrospective application to be read in conjunction with permission) at the Baltic Centre for Contemporary Art, South Shore Road, Gateshead, NE8 1FG.
McKinney, Texas, experimental store * To learn more about how Wal-Mart and the entire industry can improve in the area of sustainability, Wal-Mart opened in July an experimental store, which includes solar panels, a bio-fuel boiler, special refrigeration units, wind socks for air distribution and many other environmental features.
Third and fourth grade children also studied wind movement and constructed wind socks out of natural colored canvas and recycled plastic milk containers.
Limited Tenders are invited for Wind Socks For Chlorination Plants.
Air & Wind, March 29 - Children can examine air patterns and properties as staff make wind socks and launch a hot air balloon; make and decorate kites.
Proposal: Use of the exterior of Baltic's main mill building and riverside (west) building for various displays promoting Baltic's contemporary art role including banners, sculptures, enclosing sheeting, flags, wind socks, balloons, projections and lighting effects (a partly retrospective application to be read in conjunction with permission ref DC/04/01370/ADV).
Halloween decor, for example, was almost unknown ten years ago, but now includes light strings, wind socks and flags, pumpkin carving kits and accessories, pumpkin-colored leaf bags, and much more.
Tenders are invited for Ge/Afj-16/15-16 Painting To Runway, Taxi Way Hangers, Wind Socks An Joint Filling At Air Field Jammu And Repair/Replacement Of Security Lights, Aviation Obstruction Lights And Other Connected Allied Works Services In Technical And Domestic Area At A