Definition of flexwing in English:

Share this entry

flexwing

Pronunciation: /ˈflɛkswɪŋ/

noun

A collapsible fabric delta wing, as used in hang-gliders: [as modifier]: a flexwing microlight
More example sentences
  • New, advanced, high performance gliders will cost around 4,000 for a flexwing and up to 7,000 for a rigid wing model.
  • My first instinct in roll, carried over from flexwings, was to ‘weight shift’ excessively.
  • Setup time for the A-model was on par with other flexwing pilots, C-model takes 10 minutes or so longer to set up.
Share this entry
 

What do you find interesting about this word or phrase?

Comments that don't adhere to our Community Guidelines may be moderated or removed.