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See definition of airfoil on Dictionary.com
  • as infin
  • as inwing

synonyms for airfoil

  • appendage
  • flipper
  • pinna
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How to use airfoil in a sentence

Engineers designed a product component, such as an airfoil, on a computer and then tasked a modeler or sculptor to craft the item in clay, wood, or stock components for physical testing.
DIGITAL TWINS IMPROVE REAL-LIFE MANUFACTURINGMIT TECHNOLOGY REVIEW INSIGHTSJANUARY 5, 2022MIT TECHNOLOGY REVIEW
To escape predators beneath the waves, a flying fish can shoot out of the water and glide long distances because its paired pectoral and pelvic fins, longer and more rigid than those of other fish, act as airfoils.
FLYING FISH AND AQUARIUM PETS YIELD SECRETS OF EVOLUTIONVIVIANE CALLIERJANUARY 5, 2022QUANTA MAGAZINE
Every surface has been meticulously shaped for aerodynamic efficiency, with airfoil cross sections even on the seatpost, and all shift and brake cables entirely hidden inside the frame and cockpit.
INTEGRATED ROAD BIKES PERFORM BETTER, BUT AT WHAT COST?AGINTZLERDECEMBER 3, 2021OUTSIDE ONLINE
You can use aerodynamic flight, with wings that generate lift through the flow of a fluid over an airfoil.
LIFE BEYOND HUMAN HAS TO PLAY BY THE RULES - ISSUE 98: MINDDAVID P. BARASHMARCH 17, 2021NAUTILUS
It’s just saying that somewhere, it is almost inevitable that creatures are making use of an airfoil to generate lift.
LIFE BEYOND HUMAN HAS TO PLAY BY THE RULES - ISSUE 98: MINDDAVID P. BARASHMARCH 17, 2021NAUTILUS
One has nightmares about wood shingle siding “that ignites and flies off like an airfoil spreading fires.”
CALIFORNIA WILL KEEP BURNING. BUT HOUSING POLICY IS MAKING IT WORSE.BY ELIZABETH WEIL AND MOLLIE SIMONOCTOBER 2, 2020PROPUBLICA
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capacitor

WORDS RELATED TO AIRFOIL

  • airfoil
  • stabilizer
  • vane
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