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 (such as an airplane wing or a building) caused by aerodynamic forces

aeroelastic

play \-ˈlas-tik\ adjective

First Known Use of aeroelasticity

1940


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