Pronunciation: (drōg), [key]
1. a bucket or canvas bag used as a sea anchor.
a. a funnel-shaped device attached to the end of a hose on a tanker aircraft for connecting with the probe of another aircraft to be refueled in flight.
b. See drogue parachute (def. 1).
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