angle of entry

Angle of entry

An"gle of en"try\ (A["e]ronautics) The angle between the tangent to the advancing edge (of an a["e]rocurve) and the line of motion; -- contrasted with angle of trail, which is the angle between the tangent to the following edge and the line of motion.
Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary, © 1996, 1998 MICRA, Inc.
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