windsock

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n windsock a truncated cloth cone mounted on a mast; used (e.g., at airports) to show the direction of the wind
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Usage


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The Johnson County Airport sits outside of town with merely a windsock and a well-used piece of runway But thatamprsquos all thatamprsquos needed for pilots to explore the Big Horn Mountains.
Have children take their windsocks outside and watch the colorful streamers wave in the wind.
Have children hold their windsocks up in the wind or wave them around if it's a still day.
Children can make smaller windsocks by using 1-inch widths cut from cardboard tubes.
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