aero elasticity

aeroelastic

[air-oh-i-las-tik]
adjective Aeronautics, (of an airframe)
1.
of, pertaining to, or resulting from aerodynamic forces: tests to determine the aeroelastic stress on a building.
2.
deformable by aerodynamic forces.

Origin:
1930–35; aero- + elastic

aeroelasticity [air-oh-i-la-stis-i-tee, -ee-la-] , noun
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