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buffet

aerodynamic excitation of an aircraft structure by separated flows

Buffet

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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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Buffets employs approximately 18,000 team members and serves approximately 100 million customers annually.
It really struck a chord," Selesner said during a media tour of the $17 million buffet, according to Las Vegas Weekly.
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For these restaurant owners, a move to this city of 160,000 once served by one to two buffets fills their hunger for untapped markets.
The rolling buffet and refrigerator in the dining space allows the residents a lot of self-selection and access.
Luis Bautista, Bellingham, WA- Old Country Buffet Luis Bautista is the general manager of the Bellingham Old Country Buffet.
Meanwhile, Stargazer sets up its buffet every day utilizing the cooking expertise of two Thai, two Chinese and two Filipino chefs.
We are proud to have transformed the perception of what a Las Vegas buffet is and can be.
One thing about this buffet restaurant puts it above many of its ilk.
Ryan's Grill, Buffet and Bakery, HomeTown Buffet and Bakery, and Old Country Buffet and Bakery Each Honored as a Top Cafeteria/Buffet Restaurant Chain in America
All 334 buffet restaurants now serving baby backs and sirloin steaks seven nights a week
Menu highlights: Brunch buffet includes poached salmon, swordfish, curried beef salad and chile-crusted lamb.