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airflow Line breaks: air|flow
Pronunciation: /ˈɛːfləʊ/

Definition of airflow in English:


The flow of air, especially that encountered by a moving aircraft or vehicle.
Example sentences
  • Mixed ice is the most dangerous kind of airframe icing due to its weight and disruption to the airflow.
  • In addition, fluid flows, airflows, strain forces, and acoustical waves that were previously imperceptible might now be detected.
  • Further power was to have been obtained by fitting a specially ducted fan to increase the airflow through the jet system.

Words that rhyme with airflow

halo • Day-Glo
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