trail angle

trail angle

[′trāl ‚aŋ·gəl]
(aerospace engineering)
The angle at an aircraft between the vertical and the line of sight to an object over which the aircraft has passed.
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uk, is great for children who want to spot minibeasts or tiny foliage | Get colourful with the Nature Trail Angle Head Torch, PS5.
The orientation of the trail to the prevailing slope, termed the trail angle by Bratton et al.
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wing approach and trail angles [alpha], [beta], tip clearance [delta] and land width e, were optimized via mathematical modeling of the localized flow patterns in that region of the mixer according to their process function (ref.
The trail angles toward the banker's house, but I have convinced myself no self-respecting deer will venture so close to man, wounded and hurting.
Those words take some of the weight off my shoulders as the trail angles sharply downslope.