Definitions for "boom"
Keywords:  spar, sail, crane, mast, pole
A long spar or beam, projecting from the mast of a derrick, from the outer end of which the body to be lifted is suspended.
A pole with a conspicuous top, set up to mark the channel in a river or harbor.
A strong chain cable, or line of spars bound together, extended across a river or the mouth of a harbor, to obstruct navigation or passage.
Keywords:  bittern, cry, cannon, hollow, song
To cry with a hollow note; to make a hollow sound, as the bittern, and some insects.
To make a hollow sound, as of waves or cannon.
A hollow roar, as of waves or cannon; also, the hollow cry of the bittern; a booming.
A period of rapid economic expansion.
To have a rapid growth in market value or in popular favor; to go on rushingly.
A sudden and rapid increase in economic activity, which results in a rise in the price of assets.
A line of connected floating timbers stretched across a river, or inclosing an area of water, to keep saw logs, etc., from floating away.
A long string of logs connected end-to-end and used in the timber sports Run, Roll and Drive competition is known as a boom.
A contrivance, usually of linked floating timbers, for arresting the passage of timber floated down a river from points on its upper reaches or in coastal depots, for preventing the escape of timber due to tidal currents.
A 3-D display device suspended from a weighted boom that can swivel freely about so the viewer doesn't have to wear an HMD; instead, it steps up to the viewer like a pair of binoculars. The boom's position communicates the user's point of view to the computer.
A 3-D display suspended and counterbalanced by a weighted boom. A boom can track the user's motion in real-time, and can offer high resolution image display because there is no weight resting on the user's head. A boom can either attach to the user's head like an HMD or be like binoculars where the user steps up and peers inside.
Keywords:  vang, rigging, bow, parts
Boom Vang Bow
Rigging Boom-vang Rigging , Parts
The primary component of the workgroup that is attached to the house structure via the swing frame. It supports the arm and attachment.
A wood tube or strip that extends rearward from the wings or from a short fuselage to support the tail surfaces.
A thin rod like rear fuselage which supports the tailplane.
Boom (Hindi: बूम, Urdu: بُوم) is a Bollywood film that was released on September 19, 2003. It stars Amitabh Bachchan, Jackie Shroff, Gulshan Grover, Padma Lakshmi, Madhu Sapre, Katrina Kaif and Zeenat Aman. The film was a box office disaster and was panned by the critics.
Keywords:  nozzle, cab, pesticide, spray, washing
Individual sections of spray nozzles that can be controlled simultaneously for desired spray application from the cab.
In a self-service wash, the arm extension that holds a hose and nozzle for washing the vehicle. The boom can be wall-mounted for 180° movement or ceiling-mounted for 360° movement.
A section of pipe or tubing to which several nozzles are placed to apply pesticide over a wide area at one time.
Keywords:  hung, pedestal, jib, lantern, bar
A vertical lighting bar.
See Bar
vertical 48mm bar, usually at the side of stage from which lantern s may be hung using a boom arm
a sudden happening that brings good fortune (as a sudden opportunity to make money); "the demand for testing has created a boom for those unregulated laboratories where boxes of specimen jars are processed lik an assembly line"
an opportunity for selling
"Well in the boom" to be popular where such popularity might lead to advancement in the ranks; regarded highly by one's superior.
This is the thirteenth episode from the first series of the popular American crime drama , which is set in Las Vegas, Nevada.
a period when demand is rising, and an economy is working close to capacity.
grow stronger; "The economy was booming"
to grow suddenly or swiftly.
an advance over no catharsis at all -- and therefore an improvement over most patterns
a situation in which over-optimism triumphs over a rate of interest which, in a cooler light, would be seen to be excessive
A strong and extensive advance, with more or less noisy excitement; -- applied colloquially or humorously to market prices, the demand for stocks or commodities and to political chances of aspirants to office; as, a boom in the stock market; a boom in coffee.
a period when technology matches well with demand
Keywords:  homer, smashed, hit, hard, run
hit hard; "He smashed a 3-run homer"
Keywords:  flotation, entrap, oil, guide, spread
Used in water to entrap or guide oil. Comes in a variety of weights and sizes.
a flotation device which contains the oil so it does not spread
A stormwater control device for capturing sediment and rubbish.
Keywords:  thunders, crawls, heard, dog, whenever
be the case that thunder is being heard; "Whenever it thunders, my dog crawls under the bed"
a spoof on all sorts of other science fiction concepts
To cause to advance rapidly in price; as, to boom railroad or mining shares; to create a "boom" for; as to boom Mr. C. for senator.
A phase of the business cycle in which sales increase rapidly.
A part of a spacecraft that is long and cylindrical to hold instruments far from the satellite bus when it is in space.
Keywords:  dozens, weed, slang, different, terms
"C.R.E.A.M." one of dozens of different slang terms for weed
Keywords:  loud, noise, prolonged, deep
a deep prolonged loud noise
Keywords:  dance
Keywords:  festival, fair, trade, combined, design
a trade fair and festival of design combined in to one
Excellent trading conditions in the whole market or in a specific sector.
Keywords:  fast, growth, time
a time of very fast growth