Chinook

Chinook ( /ʃɪˈnʊk/) may refer to:

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Avro Canada Chinook
... The Avro Canada TR.4 Chinook was Canada's first turbojet engine, designed by Turbo Research and manufactured by A.V ... Named for the warm Chinook wind that blows in the Rocky Mountains, only three Chinooks were built and none were used operationally ... The Chinook was nevertheless an extremely successful design in terms of introducing new concepts and materials, and after being scaled up from 2,600 lbf (12 kN) to 6,500 lbf (29 kN), would go on to become one of ...
Chinook Pass (horse) - Retirement
... who was aboard Chinook Pass for all his Southern California stakes wins and the Longacres Mile, has often stated that, "Chinook Pass is the fastest horse I ever rode and the fastest horse I ever saw." Ron Charles ... In 2008, the 29-year-old Chinook Pass made his final visit to the racetrack, being honored at Emerald Downs on the 25th anniversary of his win in the 1983 ... Chinook Pass was euthanized on June 1, 2010 due to an emergent heart condition ...
List Of Aircraft (B) - B - Boeing-Vertol
352 Boeing-Vertol 360 Boeing-Vertol 414 Boeing-Vertol H-46 Sea Knight Boeing-Vertol H-47 Chinook Boeing-Vertol H-61 Boeing-Vertol H-62 Boeing-Vertol HC-1A Boeing-Vertol HC-1B Boeing-Vertol HLH ...
Chinook, Washington - Demographics
... There were 210 households out of which 20.5% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 56.7% were married couples living together, 6.7% had a female householder with no husband present, and 34.3% were non-families. 31.0% of all households were made up of individuals and 11.9% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older ...
Martin Bryant (programmer) - Computer Draughts
... year it won the gold medal at the 2nd Computer Olympiad, beating Chinook, a strong Canadian program, into second place ... Chinook's developers, headed by Jonathan Schaeffer, recognized Colossus' opening book as its major strength it contained 40,000 positions compared to Chinook's 4,500 ... was made to trade Colossus' opening book for the Chinook's six-piece databases Bryant also accepted the offer to join the Chinook development team ...

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    The first man to discover Chinook salmon in the Columbia, caught 264 in a day and carried them across the river by walking on the backs of other fish. His greatest feat, however, was learning the Chinook jargon in 15 minutes from listening to salmon talk.
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