jump from an airplane and descend with a parachute
parachute: rescue equipment consisting of a device that fills with air and retards your fall
sloping channel through which things can descend
A chute is a vertical or inclined plane, channel, or passage through which objects are moved by means of gravity.
In horse racing, the term chute refers to an extended path increasing the length of a straight portion of a racecourse, particularly an oval-shaped one, allowing races of a specified distance to start at a location other than on one of the turns.
Chute is a children's video clip programme presented by Ross Lee that can be seen often on CBBC originally broadcast between September and December 2007.
"The Chute" is the name of the 45th episode of '''', the third episode of the third season.
(The Chutes) Celilo Falls (Wyam, meaning "echo of falling water" or "sound of water upon the rocks," in several native languages) was a tribal fishing area on the Columbia River, just east of the Cascade Mountains, on what is today the border between the U.S. states of Oregon and Washington. ...
A framework, trough, or tube, upon or through which objects are made to slide from a higher to a lower level, or through which water passes to a wheel; parachute
(Chutes) An extension to the track making a straightaway run, so horses do not have to make an immediate turn when they run a race.
Extension of the stretch allowing for long, straight runs from the gate to the first turn.
A narrow strip of snow surrounded by cliffs and rocks.
typically found at the finish line of a race of a longer distance (800 Meters, mile, 1600 Meter Run, a Cross Country Meet or Road Race) with many participants that will assist in the proper scoring/order of finish of the running event.
An area where a river of stream suddenly narrows, resulting in increased water speed; often contains rapids.
A steep and narrow gully, surrounded by rocks most often. Almost certainly an expert-only run, whether it’s marked or not.
Short for parachute, used for high speed braking.
In horseracing, an extension of the backstretch or homestretch.
Portion of spillway between the gate or crest structure and the terminal structure, where open- channel flow conditions will exist. A conduit for conveying free-flowing materials at high velocity to lower elevations.
A very steep gully. (Chute is French for "fall," and refers to the rockfall often found in such gullies.)
A steep, inclined open channel. (4) See Flume.
A very steep cascade that is confined to a narrow channel.
a sloping trough or tube for conducting concrete, cement, aggregate, or other free flowing materials from a higher to a lower point.
holds bucking or timed event stock prior to event
An opening, usually constructed of timber and equipped with a gate, through which ore is drawn from a stope into mine cars.
An inclined conduit or structure used for conveying water, other liquids, or granular material at high velocity to lower levels. See drop, spillway chute. (2) An inclined drop or fall. (3) The narrow, usually shorter, channel around an island in a river. ...