channel wing

channel wing

[′chan·əl ‚wiŋ]
(aerospace engineering)
A wing that is trough-shaped so as to surround partially a propeller to get increased lift at low speeds from the slipstream.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific & Technical Terms, 6E, Copyright © 2003 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.

channel wing

channel wing
A form of wing that takes the shape of a channel or trough, partially surrounding a propeller, and thereby developing high lift at low speeds from the suction of slipstream.
An Illustrated Dictionary of Aviation Copyright © 2005 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc. All rights reserved
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