the influence of the wind
in deflecting a missile.
the amount of such deflection.
the degree to which
a gunsight must be adjusted to correct for windage.
a difference between the diameter of a projectile and that of the gun bore, for the escape of gas and the prevention of friction.
that portion of a vessel's surface upon which the wind
Machinery. friction between a rotor and the air within its casing, as in an electric generator.
Electricity. the resisting influence of air against the rotating armature of a dynamo, creating a power loss.