wingspread

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wing·spread

 (wĭng′sprĕd′)
n.
The distance between the tips of the wings of a flying animal, such as a bird or insect, when the wings are fully extended.

wing•spread

(ˈwɪŋˌsprɛd)

n.
the distance between the outermost tips of the wings of a bird, insect, etc., when the wings are extended as far as possible.
[1895–1900]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.wingspread - distance between the tips of the wings (as of a bird or insect) when fully extended
distance, length - size of the gap between two places; "the distance from New York to Chicago"; "he determined the length of the shortest line segment joining the two points"
2.wingspread - linear distance between the extremities of an airfoilwingspread - linear distance between the extremities of an airfoil
distance, length - size of the gap between two places; "the distance from New York to Chicago"; "he determined the length of the shortest line segment joining the two points"
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