Word:

Drogue

Pronunciation: drōg
n.1.(Naut.) See Drag, n., 6, and Drag sail, under Drag, n.
2.a small parachute dragged behind a vehicle as a means of stabilizing it, or deployed first so as to assist opening of a larger parachute.
3.a funnel-shaped attachment at the end of a hose suspended from a tanker airplane in flight, to which the probe of another airplane may connect, so as to complete a connecting hose line through which fuel may be transferred from the tanker to the following airplane. It is used for in-flight refueling.
Noun1.drogue - a funnel-shaped device towed as a target by an airplane
2.drogue - a truncated cloth cone mounted on a mast; used (e.g., at airports) to show the direction of the wind
3.drogue - restraint consisting of a canvas covered frame that floats behind a vessel; prevents drifting or maintains the heading into a wind
Synonyms: sea anchor
4.drogue - a parachute used to decelerate an object that is moving rapidly
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