bi–wing

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adjective \ˈbī-ˌwiŋ\
variants: less commonly

biwing

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Definition of bi–wing

of an airplane

  1. :  having two sets of fixed wings usually placed one above the other :  being a biplane As in years past, four vintage bi-wing warplanes flew in formation over the grounds, contrails billowing behind them before reversing their course for another low fly-by. — Coty Dolores Miranda, Arizona Republic, 1 Mar. 2010

bi–wing

less commonly

biwing

noun, plural

bi–wings

also

biwings

Instead, Grumman designed its own fighter—the XFF-1, a stubby biwing with a crew of two under a transparent canopy. — Norman Polmar, Naval History, June 2011

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1947

First Known Use of bi–wing

1947


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