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Synonyms for drone

Synonyms for drone

a self-indulgent person who spends time avoiding work or other useful activity

to make a continuous low-pitched droning sound

a continuous low-pitched droning sound

Synonyms for drone

stingless male bee in a colony of social bees (especially honeybees) whose sole function is to mate with the queen

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an unchanging intonation

an aircraft without a pilot that is operated by remote control

a pipe of the bagpipe that is tuned to produce a single continuous tone

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make a monotonous low dull sound

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talk in a monotonous voice

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The crash occurred on Wednesday afternoon when a helicopter being piloted by a student and instructor came into contact with a small drone.
Drones used for surveying/mapping and inspection will continue to be the largest markets for commercial drone use and adoption--bringing real ROI to enterprise customers by improving accuracy, increasing timeliness of relevant data, enhancing safety and reducing costs.
Registration is not new to most current drone pilots.
Crowds lined up to view the latest in UAV developments and technology and learn about the different adaptations and uses that drone technology has been utilised for.
Goldsmith: The most common risk scenario today, in terms of losses, is the lost-link incident: The ground station operator loses the link with the drone in flight, and the drone flies off.
Agricultural drone use is beneficial for surveying, monitoring, and weed or disease management of large crops.
The Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) granted 127 authorizations to operators of drones in missions ranging from search and rescue to damage assessment ("FAA Small Drone," 2017).
In the meanwhile amid growing resentment among the masses as well as the political forces of the country against the drone hits, all the appeals made by the successive governments in Pakistan to halt the drone strikes always fell on the deaf years of those at the helm of affairs in Washington.
The potential is limitless and drone uses are plenty.
By revenue-generating, I mean drone service providers, and aerial photography-type companies.
New measures will also make it mandatory for drone owners to register to improve accountability.
An Israeli police official said that while the police utilize drones in its operations, it is not involved in enforcing illegal drone activities.
W Hotels' "Drone Dash" is an immersive drone race taking place both inside and outside the property that brings the action-packed world of drone racing to the hotel space.
The management of the hotel reported the incident to the DCAA each time a drone would land near their hotel and the authorities would come and retrieve it.
Summary: Two-day forum and exhibition to educate drone users and offer free licences as incentive for drone discipline