downforce

play
noun down·force \-ˌfȯrs\

Definition of downforce

  1. :  a downward aerodynamic force generated especially by an airfoil (such as a spoiler on a race car)

1973

First Known Use of downforce

1973


Seen and Heard

What made you want to look up downforce? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

WORD OF THE DAY

to cast off or become cast off

Get Word of the Day daily email!