wash in

washin

[wosh-in, wawsh-]
noun Aeronautics.
a warp in an airfoil that gives an increase in the angle of attack toward the tip.
Also, wash-in.
Compare washout ( def 3 ).


Origin:
1930–35; noun use of verb phrase wash in

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washin (ˈwɒʃɪn)
 
n
aeronautics an increase in the angle of attack of an aircraft wing towards the wing tip
 
[C20: from wash (flow) + in]

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