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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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You could have a starting point and an end point to the buffet table.
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Paolo Hu, managing director and co-founder of The Chinese Buffet, said the restaurant would be his chain's "flagship branch" and hoped to retain the 76 Damon's staff.
Elite Seef Residence & Hotel is hosting its Iftar and Ghabga buffet at Il Giardino's poolside setting.
Actually, the buffet table originated during the middle of the 16th century.
The study found that people who walked entirely around the buffet to better acquaint themselves with their options, rather than just diving in and filling their plates, tended to eat less.
HomeTown Buffet is owned by privately held Buffets Inc.
We are offering the most items out of any buffet in Las Vegas," Bachhanal Buffet Executive Chef Scott Green told (http://itineraries.
Desi Buffet is now owned by Mr Mohammed Amin, who is well known in the Huddersfield area as he has worked in various local food outlets.
Hibachi Grill and Supreme Buffet is focused on delicious food with freshness and variety-a completely different experience from what you typically think of a buffet restaurant.
Buffet sorting based on Average Meal Price per person or Buffet Price
What to do: If you're at an all-you-can-eat buffet and are watching your weight, watch your eating behavior.