aerofoil

EnglishEdit

 
Airfoil nomenclature

EtymologyEdit

From aero- +‎ foil.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈɛəɹ.əˌfɔɪl/

NounEdit

aerofoil (plural aerofoils)

  1. Britain standard form of airfoil.
    • 1907, Aerodynamics, constituting the first volume of a complete work on aerial flight (page 163)
      We may look upon this figure as representing in section a theoretical wing-form, or aerofoil