sweptwing

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swept·wing

 (swĕpt′wĭng′)
adj.
Having sweptback wings. Used of an aircraft.
n.
A sweptback wing.

sweptwing

(ˈswɛptˌwɪŋ)
adj
(Aeronautics) (of an aircraft, winged missile, etc) having wings swept (usually) backwards

swept•wing

(ˈswɛptˌwɪŋ)

adj.
(of an aircraft or winged missile) having sweptback wings.
[1945–50]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.sweptwing - (of an aircraft) having sweptback wings; "a sweptwing aircraft"
aircraft - a vehicle that can fly
swept - possessing sweep; "the sleek swept wings of the plane"