airfoil

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Airfoil nomenclature

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Etymology[edit]

From air +‎ foil.

Noun[edit]

airfoil (plural airfoils)

  1. (American spelling) A structure shaped to produce lift when moving in air.
    Synonym: foil
  2. (American spelling) A wing of an aircraft.
    Synonym: wing

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