What are wings?

  • (noun): Stylized bird wings worn as an insignia by qualified pilots or air crew members.
    See also — Additional definitions below

Some articles on wings:

2007–08 Detroit Red Wings Season
... The 2007–08 Detroit Red Wings season began October 3, 2007, against the Anaheim Ducks. 82nd season in the National Hockey League, 76th as the Red Wings ... Three Red Wings players represented the West at the 56th National Hockey League All-Star Game in Atlanta, Georgia ...
Wings 3D
... Wings 3D is a free, open source, subdivision modeler inspired by Nendo and Mirai from Izware ... Wings 3D is named after the winged-edge data structure it uses internally to store coordinate and adjacency data, and is commonly referred to by its users simply ... Wings 3D is available for most platforms, including Windows, Linux and Mac OS X, using the Erlang environment ...
WINGs Display Manager
... In computing, the WINGs Display Manager (WDM) is a display manager for the X window system, mainly used for graphically logging in, on a Unix-based system ... WINGs is a modification of xdm, XFree86's original display manager ... It uses the WINGs widget toolkit ...
Kelly Kisio - Career Statistics
... Calgary Wranglers WHL 4. 1980–81 Kalamazoo Wings IHL 13. 1980–81 Adirondack Red Wings AHL 24. 43 ...
Bancroft Hall
... Ernest Flagg and its central rotunda and first two wings were built in 1901–06 ... Over the intervening years it has been expanded to encompass eight wings of five stories ("decks") each numbered 0-4 ... The original two wings are now the 3rd and 4th wings the next pair, added in the 1920s, are now the 5th and 6th wings a pair added in the late 1930s became the 1st and 2nd ...

More definitions of "wings":

  • (noun): A means of flight or ascent.
    Example: "Necessity lends wings to inspiration"

Famous quotes containing the word wings:

    The hawk is aerial brother of the wave which he sails over and surveys, those his perfect air-inflated wings answering to the elemental unfledged pinions of the sea.
    Henry David Thoreau (1817–1862)

    The wings of Time are black and white,
    Pied with morning and with night.
    Ralph Waldo Emerson (1803–1882)