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wing muhn

  • n  the pilot who positions his aircraft outside and behind (on the wing of) the leader of a flying formation

  • Would you rather be a boss or a totally awesome wingman? I'm really a team player.
  • The wingman tangled with the diving MIG, which had a resourceful pilot in the cockpit.
  • Still, my friend's cautious request for a wingman that evening seemed appropriate.
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  • Tony Kanaan in Forbes
    We did not have the fast car, and the kid was my wingman,Kanaan said after crossing the finish line less than a car-length ahead of Andretti, who recently moved to Miami to live and work out with the Brazilian driver. "He protected me, but...
  • Paul Roos in Sydney Morning Herald
    We go in on Saturday night with a newish looking team, up to five, including (former Adelaide wingman Martin) Mattner, up to five or six guys that haven't played a lot of footy for the Sydney Swans,coach Paul Roos said. "It's about making...
  • David Petraeus in New York Times
    Holbrooke has been my wingman, to a great degree,General Petraeus said in an interview. "We have had, and do have, a very good relationship."

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