This danger was greatly alleviated when the wing-tip flares were invented.
Wash-out—A decreasing angle of incidence of a surface towards its wing-tip.
Wash-in—An increasing angle of incidence of a surface towards its wing-tip.
And when it is big enough to reach from 'wing-tip to wing-tip' you'll find that she has grown to be just like a real mother.
But a feeling, warm and tender that he could not explain, seemed to cover him "from wing-tip to wing-tip!"
Old travellers used to make them out to be twenty-five or thirty feet from wing-tip to wing-tip; but they do reach the size I say.
It came back, sliding along the top of the water with its wing-tip floats leaving alternate streaks of white foam behind them.
Wing-tip lights were on, below, and disks of illumination played upon the roof of the jungle above the fire.
First on one wing-tip, and then on the other, we corkscrewed dizzily down.
Of the remaining six shots but one was effective—breaking the wing-tip of a young female, which was secured for a live decoy.