Fanning

• (p. pr. & vb. n.) of Fan
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Fanning

The USS Fanning was an American Dunlap Class destroyer of 1490 tons displacement launched in 1936. The USS Fanning was powered by four Express Type oil-burning boilers providing a top speed of 36.5 knots and a range of 9600 km. She carried a complement of 210 and was armed with five 5 inch dual-purpose guns; four machine-guns and twelve 21 inch tor...
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Fanning

The act of bee's rapid beating of the wings near the entrance that causes air to move through the hive for ventilation. Also occurs when swarm has found a hive and releases pheromone from Nassonoff gland.
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Fanning

[firearms] Fanning is a revolver shooting technique in which one hand holds the trigger and the other hits the hammer repeatedly. This turns the cylinder and hits the firing pin, in that order, allowing for `semi-automatic fire` of single action revolvers. The technique does not work on double action, which are designed to require a trigger...
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