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Noun (futsuumeishi)
noun or participle which takes the aux. verb suru
fall, descent, (plane) landing, (atmos.) depressionapproche (avion), atterrissage, chute, dépression (météo), descenteAbstieg, Sturz, Fall, Landung

ON: コウ, ゴKUN: お.りる, お.ろす, ふ.る, ふ.り, くだ.る, くだ.す
descend, precipitate, fall, surrender

ON: カ, ゲKUN: した, お.ろす, くだ.さる, -くだ.す, くだ.す, くだ.り, くだ.る, さ.がる, さ.げる, もと, しも, お.りる
below, down, descend, give, low, inferior

Example sentences
その大型機は鋭い音を立ててほとんど直角に降下した。Parts: 其の (その), 大型機 (おおがたき), 鋭い (するどい), 音を立てる (おとをたてる), 殆ど (ほとんど), 直角 (ちょっかく), 降下 (こうか)The giant plane screamed down in an almost vertical dive.

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