[hand-awf, -of] /ˈhændˌɔf, -ˌɒf/
Aviation. the condition or period in which control or surveillance of an aircraft is transferred from one control center to another.
the act of warding off an opposing player with the open hand
(transitive, adverb) to ward off (an opponent) using a hand-off
- Hand of glory
n. 1707, originally a piece of mandrake root, translation of French maindeglorie, from a corruption of Latin mandragora “mandrake” (see mandrake). The dead man’s hand charm is described from mid-15c., but not by this name.
noun, Scot. 1. handwriting; penmanship.
noun 1. a portable barrel organ played by means of a crank turned by hand. noun 1. another name for barrel organ
[hand-out] /ˈhændˌaʊt/ noun, Informal. 1. a portion of food or the like given to a needy person, as a beggar. 2. . 3. any printed, typed, mimeographed, or photocopied copy of information, as a speech, policy statement, or fact sheet given to reporters, attendees at a meeting, or the like. 4. anything given away for […]