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Etymology

to glide + -er

A motor glider in flight.

Noun

Singular
glider

Plural
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  1. A heavier-than-air aircraft primarily intended for unpowered flight, especially a sailplane.
  2. A pilot of such aircraft.
  3. Something that glides.
  4. (mathematics, Template loop detected: Template:context 1) In the "Game of Life" computer game, a configuration which recurs periodically, each time at a fixed offset from the last appearance.

Synonyms

types of glider

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