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roll-off

[rohl-awf, -of] /ˈroʊlˌɔf, -ˌɒf/
noun
1.
Electronics. the rate of loss or attenuation of a signal beyond a certain frequency.
2.
Aeronautics. the tendency of an airplane to lower one wing under varying conditions of flight.
Origin
noun use of verb phrase roll off
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  • The military hire roll-on, roll-off ships to move tanks, supplies and equipment around.
  • It uses a roll-on, roll-off system to transfer containers between trains and ships.

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