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snap roll

noun, Aeronautics
1.
a maneuver in which an airplane makes a rapid and complete revolution about its longitudinal axis while maintaining approximately level flight.
Origin
1930-1935
1930-35

snap-roll

[snap-rohl] /ˈsnæpˌroʊl/
verb (used with object)
1.
to put (an airplane) through the maneuver of a snap roll.
verb (used without object)
2.
to execute a snap roll.
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British Dictionary definitions for snap-roll

snap roll

noun
1.
a manoeuvre in which an aircraft makes a fast roll
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