maneuverable maneuverable  /mə ˈnu və rə bəl/

Definition(s):

  • (adj) capable of maneuvering or changing position

Usage(s):

  1. It was reasonably agile on land, considering, and fairly maneuverable on water, if painfully slow, with a top speed of 7 mph.
  2. All-weather, extremely maneuverable, tactical fighter.
  3. It was light and maneuverable and powered by the best existing jet engine, the Rolls-Royce Nene, which the British government sold to Russia.

News

  1. Diesel Filtration Cart uses synthetic, coalescing media.

    Combining KL3 particulate filter with ICF continuous coalescing filter, Bulk Diesel Filter Cart (BDFC) is designed to meet diesel cleanliness requirements of Tier IV high pressure, common rail injection diesel engines. Maneuverable 14 gpm unit, suited for kidney-loop filtration or fuel transfer, weighs just over 100 lb and measures 40 x 22.5 x 21.69 in. Particulate filter is placed upstream to ...
    on June 12, 2013     Source: ThomasNet

  2. EIA estimates 35% increase in U.S. oil, gas reserves

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    on June 11, 2013     Source: American Petroleum Institute

  3. Palm Springs Nissan Commercial Vehicles Now Taking Preorders on Nissan NV200 “Mobile Office”

    Nissan has filled a niche market in providing affordable commercial vans that have ample cargo space and yet at the same time offer great fuel economy. As the next innovation for business, the new 2013 NV200 is designed to be highly maneuverable in traffic or when negotiating city parking spaces, with a 36.7-foot curb-to-curb turning diameter. (PRWeb June 10, 2013) Read the full story at http ...
    on June 10, 2013     Source: PRWeb

Quotes

  1. "The Chinese are developing more capable long-range conventional strike systems, and short and medium-range ballistic missiles with terminally guided maneuverable warheads able to attack US carriers and air bases," Negroponte said in his testimony.
    on Jan 19, 2007 By: John Negroponte Source: Los Angeles Times

  2. "Clearly, one of the purposes behind additional US forces is to give the commanders the maneuverable capability to be able to address problems across the entire RC [regional command] South," Gates said.
    on Nov 21, 2008 By: Robert Gates Source: Washington Post

  3. "I've done some research on it, and from what I've read it's a very maneuverable, high G-force-type fighter plane," Graham said. "It's very nimble. There's going to be a lot of chances for me to get sick in that thing."
    on Jul 14, 2008 By: Shayne Graham Source: Oxford Press

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