vortex distribution method

vortex distribution method

[′vȯr‚teks ‚di·strə′byü·shən ‚meth·əd]
(fluid mechanics)
An analytic method used in ideal aerodynamics which ignores the thickness of the profile of the aerodynamic figure being studied.
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