winglet

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Winglet on 737-800

EtymologyEdit

wing +‎ -let

NounEdit

winglet (plural winglets)

  1. Diminutive of wing
  2. (aeronautics) A winglike structure at a wingtip set at an angle to the plane of the wing designed to reduce drag by its effect on wingtip vortices.

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Last modified on 5 January 2014, at 21:42