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fixed-wing

[fikst-wing] /ˈfɪkstˈwɪŋ/
adjective
1.
of or pertaining to aircraft that derive lift from the motion of air over aerodynamically designed surfaces that are rigidly and permanently attached to the fuselage.
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  • It's a fixed-wing, er, fixed-spoiler rocket for those who want a street-legal racer and aren't ashamed to flaunt it.
  • Makers of fixed-wing aircraft, too, are studying them.
  • And fixed-wing aircraft would play basically no role in live electronic newsgathering.

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