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parakayda [pa.ra.kay.da.] : parachute (n.)
[ Etymology: Spanish: parcaidas: parachute ]

Derivatives of parakayda

n. (artifact)1. chute, parachuterescue equipment consisting of a device that fills with air and retards your fall.
~ canopythe umbrellalike part of a parachute that fills with air.
~ drogue chute, drogue parachute, droguea parachute used to decelerate an object that is moving rapidly.
~ drogue parachutea small parachute that pulls the main parachute from its storage pack.
~ harnessa support consisting of an arrangement of straps for holding something to the body (especially one supporting a person suspended from a parachute).
~ parasailparachute that will lift a person up into the air when it is towed by a motorboat or a car.
~ rescue equipmentequipment used to rescue passengers in case of emergency.
~ ripcorda cord that is pulled to open a parachute from its pack during a descent.
~ shrouda line that suspends the harness from the canopy of a parachute.
~ static linea cord used instead of a ripcord to open a parachute; the cord is attached at one end to the aircraft and temporarily attached to the pack of a parachute at the other; it opens the parachute after the jumper is clear of the plane.
v. (motion)2. chute, jump, parachutejump from an airplane and descend with a parachute.
~ glidefly in or as if in a glider plane.
~ dive, plunge, plunkdrop steeply.; "the stock market plunged"
~ sky dive, skydivejump from an airplane and perform various maneuvers before opening one's parachute.
~ come down, descend, go down, fallmove downward and lower, but not necessarily all the way.; "The temperature is going down"; "The barometer is falling"; "The curtain fell on the diva"; "Her hand went up and then fell again"