Chaff

The glumes, lemmas, paleas and light plant-tissue fragments broken in threshing of grain.
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chaff

[n] - material consisting of seed coverings and small pieces of stem or leaves that have been separated from the seeds 2. [n] - foil in thin strips
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Chaff

Chaff noun [ AC. ceaf ; akin to Dutch kaf , German kaff .] 1. The glumes or husks of grains and grasses separated from the seed by threshing and winnowing, etc. « So take the corn and leave the chaff behind. Dryden. » « Old birds are not ...
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Chaff

Chaff intransitive verb [ imperfect & past participle Chaffed ; present participle & verbal noun Chaffing .] To use light, idle language by way of fun or ridicule; to banter.
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Chaff

Chaff transitive verb To make fun of; to turn into ridicule by addressing in ironical or bantering language; to quiz. « Morgan saw that his master was chaffing him. Thackeray. » « A dozen honest fellows . . . chaffed each other about their sweethearts. C. Ki...
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chaff

<plant biology> Thin, membranous scales or bracts, thin, dry unfertilized ovules among the fully developed seeds of a fruit. ... (21 Mar 1998) ...
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chaff

noun foil in thin strips; ejected into the air as a radar countermeasure
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Chaff

• (n.) The scales or bracts on the receptacle, which subtend each flower in the heads of many Compositae, as the sunflower. • (v. t.) To make fun of; to turn into ridicule by addressing in ironical or bantering language; to quiz. • (n.) Light jesting talk; banter; raillery. • (n.) Straw or hay cut up fine for the food of cattle....
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chaff

(from the article `radar`) ...or repeater jamming, by which hostile jammers introduce additional signals into the radar receiver in an attempt to confuse the receiver into ... To defend against antiship missiles, navies employed towed or helicopter-borne decoys. Sometimes chaff (strips of foil or clusters of fine glass or ... [2 rela...
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Chaff

Chaff is British slang for banter, nonsense talk.
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Chaff

Chaff is a device comprising strips of metal foil, used to confuse enemy radar systems including those in guided missiles.
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Chaff

Chaff is a passive form of electronic countermeasure used to deceive airborne or ground-based radar.
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Chaff

thin scales or bracts subtending individual flowers in many species of the asteraceae
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Chaff

[countermeasure] Chaff, originally called Window by the British, and Düppel by the Second World War era German Luftwaffe (from the Berlin suburb where it was first developed), is a radar countermeasure in which aircraft or other targets spread a cloud of small, thin pieces of aluminium, metallized glass fibre or plastic, which either appea...
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Chaff

Chaff (f or f) is the dry, scaly protective casings of the seeds of cereal grain, or similar fine, dry, scaly plant material such as scaly parts of flowers, or finely chopped straw. Chaff is inedible for humans, but livestock can eat it and in agriculture it is used as livestock fodder, or is a waste material ploughed into the soil or burnt. ==Ety...
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chaff

material consisting of seed coverings and pieces of stem
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Chaff

Metallic foil ejected by a reentry module to enhance its radar image.
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Chaff

Chaff refers to large quantities of passive reflecting material deployed in the atmosphere to counte
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Chaff

Chaff is paper-like stuff that appears though the roasting process. These little brown flakes are fr
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chaff

Husks or other seed coverings and other plant parts separated from seed during harvest or processing.
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Chaff

A small thin dry and membranous scale or bract; in particular, the bracts in the flower-heads of composites.
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chaff

material consisting of seed coverings and pieces of stem
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Chaff

thin scales or bracts subtending individual flowers in many species of the Asteraceae
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chaff

the husks of wheat or other grain separated in threshing or winnowing.
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Chaff

Small units intended to run general interference, usually considered expendable.
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