drag truss

noun

Definition of drag truss

: a horizontal truss between the wing spars for stiffening the structure and resisting the drag forces acting on the wing of an airplane

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“Drag truss.” The Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/drag%20truss. Accessed 21 November 2019.

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