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climb

[klīm]
(aerospace engineering)
The gain in altitude of an aircraft.

climb

i. Ascending flight.
ii. The portion of flight operation between takeoff and the initial cruising altitude. Also called climb-out.
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Hell of a way to stop a locomotive,' I complained at Seth, as I climbed down on to the right of way.
It is understood two got out and climbed down the tower.
For the first time in seven years, the electricity price climbed down in the summer of 2013, by 5 percent.
ANKARA (CyHAN)- Trying to commit suicide on the roof of Egyptian embassy in Ankara on Friday a man climbed down after embassy workers' long efforts.
Five of the party then climbed down and returned to the French town of Chamonix, which sits at the foot of Mont Blanc in the French Alps.
Then he climbed down the beanstalk and gave the money to his mother.
Nottinghamshire Police said four men were yesterday morning arrested on suspicion of aggravated trespass after they climbed down from a chimney at West Burton power station in Nottinghamshire.
The sheep climbed down the steep quarry face at the Dorothea quarry but was unable to climb back up again.
The team climbed down with the men and then walked with them back to the road.
After four and three quarter hours on the roof, 20 protesters climbed down one by one using a ladder and safety harness and were arrested for trespassing on a "protected site".
This latest suicide attempt by Athiang angered residents in Juba who gathered at the scene, with some of them shouting at him "shame on you" after he safely climbed down the tower.
He climbed down six floors but, when he reached the seventh, his path was blocked and he apparently lost his footing.