[el-uh-von] /ˈɛl əˌvɒn/
a control surface functioning both as an and as an .
an aircraft control surface that combines the functions of an elevator and aileron, usually fitted to tailless or delta-wing aircraft
[elf] /ɛlf/ noun, plural elves [elvz] /ɛlvz/ (Show IPA) 1. (in folklore) one of a class of preternatural beings, especially from mountainous regions, with magical powers, given to capricious and often mischievous interference in human affairs, and usually imagined to be a diminutive being in human form; sprite; fairy. 2. a diminutive person, especially a […]
[el fahy-yoom, fey-] /ˌɛl faɪˈyum, feɪ-/ noun 1. (def 2). /ɛl faɪˈjuːm/ noun 1. a city in N Egypt: a site of towns going back at least to the 12th dynasty. Pop: 311 000 (2005 est)
[el fash-er] /ɛl ˈfæʃ ər/ noun 1. a city in W Sudan. [dahr-foo r] /dɑrˈfʊər/ noun 1. a province in the W Sudan. 191,650 sq. mi. (496,374 sq. km). Capital: El Fasher. /dɑːˈfʊə/ noun 1. a region of the W Sudan; an independent kingdom until conquered by Egypt in 1874; since 2003 conflict between the […]
[el fahy-yoom, fey-] /ˌɛl faɪˈyum, feɪ-/ noun 1. (def 2). [fahy-yoom] /faɪˈyum/ noun 1. a province in N central Egypt: many archaeological remains. 691 sq. mi. (1790 sq. km). 2. Also called El Faiyum, El Fayum. a city in and the capital of this province, SW of Cairo. adjective 3. pertaining to or designating a […]