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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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I rely on compact, economical decoys that can fit in my small rusted-out two-wheel drive pickup, and for those reasons I run primarily windsocks.
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The pressure of the solar wind sweeps the material into a tail, like a breeze blowing a windsock.
The airport consisted of a windsock and no buildings.
small airport's windsock, the blond wood for the beans, a garden
India, March 29 -- Safety Flag has offered a new high visibility windsock with reflective material.
This windsock appearance is most commonly located in the second portion of the duodenum and consists of the barium-filled diverticulum that lies entirely within the duodenum (Figure 7).
Nowadays John Gosden would be forgiven for having a windsock on his roof and a weather balloon tethered permanently to his head lad, but mostly he relies on the internet and diligent racing secretary Peter Shoemark.
The airport will also install a Carmanah L806 solar powered windsock.
Last year saw the company make its first windsock mast, with 130 of the products shipped to Iraq for use at a BP oil field.
Bulgaria's site has three sections a TRUTHMETER, WINDSOCK and BOYKOMETER to measure the level of fulfillment of promises and the adherence of public figures to initial statements and opinions on important matters.
Earth's magnetic tail is the part of the field that's stretched out like a windsock by the sun's steady bombardment.