flying-wing

flying wing

noun Aeronautics.
an airplane whose wings form almost all the airframe, with the fuselage almost or entirely within the wing structure.

Origin:
1935–40

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flying wing
 
n
1.  an aircraft consisting mainly of one large wing and no fuselage or tailplane
2.  (in Canadian football) the twelfth player, who has a variable position behind the scrimmage line

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