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aeroelasticity

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noun aero·elas·tic·i·ty \ˌer-ō-ˌē-ˌlas-ˈti-sə-tē, -i-ˌlas-\

Definition of aeroelasticity

  1. :  distortion (as from bending) in a structure (as an airplane wing or a building) caused by aerodynamic forces

aero·elas·ticplay \-ˈlas-tik\ adjective


1935

First Known Use of aeroelasticity

1935


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