Delta-wing meaning

A single-wing configuration in the shape of an isosceles triangle used on certain aircraft.
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The triangular structure of certain jet aircraft with sweptback wings.
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(aeronautics) An aircraft wing having a swept-back shape in the form of an isoceles triangle; used mostly on supersonic aircraft.
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Origin of delta-wing

  • From the Greek letter delta (Δ).

    From Wiktionary