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addaword.gifdefinition of speed-flying

a combination of paragliding and parachuting, in which people fly very fast down a steep slope using a cloth wing that is about half the size of a typical paraglider
A British adventurer who went missing in Switzerland after taking part in the extreme sport of speed-flying has been found alive after four days.
Submitted from United Kingdom on 19/09/2012 12:43:00
Definition of speed-flying from the Open Dictionary – a public resource hosted by Macmillan English Dictionary Online


a course of study which is much shorter than a university course and focuses on the skills you need for a job, especially computer-related skills

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