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sweptwing

[swept-wing] /ˈswɛptˌwɪŋ/
adjective, Aeronautics
1.
(of an aircraft, winged missile, etc.) having sweptback, wings.
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sweptwing

/ˈswɛptˌwɪŋ/
adjective
1.
(of an aircraft, winged missile, etc) having wings swept (usually) backwards
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