induced drag

noun Aeronautics.
the drag force generated in the production of lift.

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induced drag
the former name for trailing vortex drag

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Example sentences
These vortices are a major source of induced drag, but when a fish nears the
  water's surface the vortices start to break up.
Aerodynamic drag can be broken into two components: induced drag and parasite
Induced drag is the drag created by the vortices at the tip of an aircraft's
However, low-aspect-ratio wings are at a disadvantage at subsonic speeds
  because of the higher induced drag.
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