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A downward-sloping nose of an aircraft or motor vehicle, especially one that is of variable pitch, giving an efficient aerodynamic profile.
tip, nose coneView synonyms
- ‘This kit is necessary when installing a droop-snoot because of the added length of the nozzle assembly.’
- ‘It can be used like a droop snoot, but it eliminates the drag normally associated with a droop.’
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