airfoiled

EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

airfoil +‎ -ed

AdjectiveEdit

airfoiled ‎(not comparable)

  1. Fitted with an airfoil.
    • 2008 March 4, Natalie Angier, “Flapping Past Gravity’s Pull, Bat Has a Vortex at Its Wings”, in New York Times[1]:
      As a jet barrels down a runway, the air above its airfoiled wings moves faster than the air below, creating a difference in air pressure that pulls and pushes the plane up.