hang glider


hang glider

noun

: a small aircraft that consists of a metal frame covered with strong cloth and that is flown through the air by a person who hangs beneath it; also : a person who flies a hang glider

Full Definition of HANG GLIDER

:  a kitelike glider from which a harnessed rider hangs while gliding down from a cliff or hill
hang glide intransitive verb
hang glid·ing noun

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First Known Use of HANG GLIDER

1930

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