Noun(1) material consisting of seed coverings and small pieces of stem or leaves that have been separated from the seeds(2) foil in thin strips; ejected into the air as a radar countermeasure
Verb(1) be silly or tease one another
(1) The electronic warfare systems include a radar warning receiver and automatic or manually operated chaff and flare dispensers.(2) German, rather bravely, had agreed to defend George Galloway against somebody who was sufficiently well informed to cut through his evasive chaff , and came out of the experience somewhat dazed and confused.(3) Words, words, words: we have so many words, and they are chaff , but where is THE WORD that in the beginning was God and was with God?(4) Mohamed searches out quality (most of his list costs north of Ôö¼├║20 a bottle), but there is simply no chaff .(5) At its side you could see a cow munching on a pile of chaff .(6) Navy procedures for limiting the use of essential training equipment such as chaff , flares, and radar-warning gear to only fleet assigned aircraft and those working up for sea duty was also identified as a problem.(7) Various antennas related to the mission sprouted from the fuselage while four wing pylons held other related equipment such as chaff dispensers and noise jammers.(8) A reduced Doppler shift also enhances the effectiveness of chaff and decoys, which should allow the aircraft to break lock and hide in ground clutter.(9) The Fraser Inquiry will ascribe blame for technical mishaps and bureaucratic incompetence, but history will judge all that mere chaff .(10) he hopes to separate scientifically supported claims from pseudoscientific chaff(11) Initially, we flew pure chaff missions where instead of bombs we were loaded with boxes and boxes of chaff that we dumped while circling over the target before the bombers got there.(12) It holds 160 chaff / flare packages, up to five times more than conventional dispensers.(13) Most morality and the things which provoke the ├ö├ç├┐Angry of Tunbridge Wells├ö├ç├û letters are all just chaff when compared to the real things which have been sorted out and the things which do need sorting out in the world.(14) Made us roar in the mess, though I've had to put up with a certain amount of good-natured chaff about having a father who reads the Guardian, let alone writes for it!(15) The ship is equipped with four chaff launch systems and the Ajanta radar interceptor developed by Bharat Electronics Limited of Bangalore.(16) It is said that only in the No.1 Food Store can people buy chaff .
2. garbage ::
3. banter ::
4. shuck ::
5. tease ::
6. banter ::
Different Formschaff, chaffed, chaffing, chaffs
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