αλεξίπτωτο

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EtymologyEdit

From αλεξι- (alexi-, protection, deflection) +‎ πτώση (ptósi, fall), calque of French parachute. First attested 1874.

NounEdit

αλεξίπτωτο (alexíptoton (plural αλεξίπτωτα)

  1. (aviation) parachute

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