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landing

Overview page. Subjects: Environmental Science.

In forest management, a place where cut timber is collected before being transported away from the forest.

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landing

in New Oxford Rhyming Dictionary

January 2012; p ublished online May 2013 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Language Reference. 141 words.

• scaffolding • freestanding, hardstanding, landing, misunderstanding, notwithstanding, outstanding, standing, stranding, understanding, upstanding • Harding, self-regarding • undemanding

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landing

in Oxford Dictionary of Rhymes

January 2007; p ublished online January 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Language Reference. 139 words.

• scaffolding • freestanding, hardstanding, landing, misunderstanding, notwithstanding, outstanding, standing, stranding, understanding, upstanding • Harding, self-regarding • undemanding

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landing

Overview page. Subjects: Warfare and Defence.

N.

1 an instance of coming or bringing something to land, either from the air or from water: we made a perfect landing at the airstrip.

2 the...

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subsidiary landing

Overview page. Subjects: Warfare and Defence.

In an amphibious operation, a landing usually made outside the designated landing area, the purpose of which is to support the main landing.

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landing zone

in The Oxford Essential Dictionary of the U.S. Military

January 2001; p ublished online January 2002 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Military History. 11 words.

any specified zone used for the landing of aircraft.

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landing, the

G. A. Wilkes.

in Stunned Mullets & Two-pot Screamers: A Dictionary of Australian Colloquialisms

January 2008; p ublished online January 2014 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Language Reference. 87 words.

The landing at Gallipoli on 25 April 1915 1916 The Anzac Book 1: ‘The landing’ By a Man of the

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subsidiary landing

in The Oxford Essential Dictionary of the U.S. Military

January 2001; p ublished online January 2002 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Military History. 25 words.

in an amphibious operation, a landing usually made outside the designated landing area, the purpose of which is to support

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Moon Landing

Donald W. Winnicott.

in The Collected Works of D. W. Winnicott

October 2016; p ublished online December 2016 .

Chapter. Subjects: Clinical Child and Adolescent Psychology; Clinical Psychology. 299 words.

A poem on the moon landing in 1969 and its significance to Winnicott.

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landing schedule

Overview page. Subjects: Warfare and Defence.

In an amphibious operation, a schedule that shows the beach, hour, and priorities of landing of assault units, and that coordinates the movements of landing craft from the transports to ...

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diversionary landing

Overview page. Subjects: Warfare and Defence.

An operation in which troops are actually landed for the purpose of diverting enemy reaction away from the main landing.

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