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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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Dining halls can also make bigger changes such as eliminating all-you-can-eat plans and self-service.
Mr McGrath slammed those restaurateurs offering all-you-can-eat deals in Dublin city centre, while just yards away down the quays monks in the Capuchin day centre are handing out thousands of food parcels all year around to those suffering food poverty.
I'd recommend easy on the I was quite even CHOICE OF FOOD: Although this restaurant is an 'all-you-can-eat', all meals are cooked to order.
As an American writer said:"We believe that it's our God-given right to eat as much as we want, whenever we want to and all-you-can-eat buffets are the perfect manifestation of that ethos.
"I opened Round Table to provide all-you-can-eat tasting sessions that showcase the food we offered in our catering company Q Provisions," says Chef Mia.
(7) Because some schools, like those in Baltimore City, have the reimbursable all-you-can-eat option, it may be possible for other schools, too.
Would offering customers an all-you-can-eat experience work for your small business?
The all-you-can-eat buffet is back every Thursday for only $8.75, which includes beverage and dessert.
In 1950, in a small supper club in Stevens Point, Wisconsin, Swanson introduced the first all-you-can-eat salad bar.
Public health researchers and health advocates focused on how all-you-can-eat buffets influence people's eating habits, some advocates have proposed imposing special taxes on buffet consumers or restaurant owners.
A leading cleric in Saudi Arabia has denounced all-you-can-eat buffets because customers are not told how much food they will get.
The concert will be accompanied by an all-you-can-eat barbecue dinner at the hotel's poolside terrace.