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a QF-106 US Air Force aircraft
A single-wing configuration in the shape of an isosceles triangle used on certain aircraft.
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(Aeronautics) a triangular sweptback aircraft wing
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a triangularly shaped surface that serves as both wing and horizontal stabilizer of a space vehicle and some supersonic aircraft.
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|Noun||1.||delta wing - an airplane with wings that give it the appearance of an isosceles triangle|
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