jump from an airplane and descend with a parachute
sloping channel through which things can descend
rescue equipment consisting of a device that fills with air and retards your fall
a. An inclined trough, passage, or channel through or down which things may pass.
b. A narrow, usually fenced passage for horses or cattle.
c. A usually straight extension of one side of an oval racetrack, used to start certain longer races so that the
any maneuver made as part of progress toward a goal; "the situation called for strong measures"; "the police took steps to reduce crime"
move with one's feet in a specific manner; "step lively"
the act of changing location by raising the foot and setting it down; "he walked with unsteady steps"
furnish with steps; "The architect wants to step the terrace"
a sequence of foot movements that make up a particular dance; "he taught them the waltz step"
treat badly; "This boss abuses his workers"; "She is always stepping on others to get ahead"
support consisting of a place to rest the foot while ascending or descending a stairway; "he paused on the bottom step"
cause (a computer) to execute a single command
a solid block joined to the beams in which the heel of a ship's mast or capstan is fixed
a mark of a foot or shoe on a surface; "the police made casts of the footprints in the soft earth outside the