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free flight

noun
1.
unassisted or unconstrained flight, as the flight of a rocket or missile without guidance or after fuel exhaustion or motor cutoff.
Origin
1920-1925
1920-25
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free flight

noun
1.
the flight of a rocket, missile, etc, when its engine has ceased to produce thrust
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