aerodynamic aerodynamic  /ˌɛ roʊ daɪ ˈnæ mɪk/

Definition(s):

  1. (adj) of or relating to aerodynamics
  2. (adj) designed or arranged to offer the least resistant to fluid flow

Synonym(s)

Usage(s):

  1. If not, the Amphicar became the world's most aerodynamic anchor.
  2. As smooth as an Olympic swimsuit and honed to aerodynamic perfection, each blade weighs in at 15,400 lbs.
  3. His father saw it as a scientific inquiry into aerodynamic equilibrium.

News

  1. 200mpg Aptera Still Kickin'

    It still doesn’t have wings, but the aircraft fuselage-style Aptera 2e automobile now has two chances to get off the ground. After purchasing the assets of failed Aptera Motors last year , Zaptera USA planned to have a partner manufacturer the aerodynamic, composite chassis of the innovative cars in China, then ship them to Santa Rosa, Calif., to have electric powertrains installed.
    on June 11, 2013     Source: Fox News

  2. Vivian Campbell Cancer: Def Leppard Guitarist Warns Fans Not To Fear His Bald Head

    Vivian Campbell said he doesn’t want his cancer to scare fans of Def Leppard. The band’s guitarist, Campbell has been known for his flowing locks befitting an 80s rock band. But after a biopsy in March revealed that he has Hodgkin’s Lymphoma, Vivian went through some changes. “Me and my new aerodynamic hairstyle (read: no [...] Vivian Campbell Cancer: Def Leppard Guitarist Warns Fans Not To Fear ...
    on June 11, 2013     Source: The Inquisitr

  3. Greaves Motorsport passes test with flying colours at Le Mans

    Greaves Motorsport enjoyed a successful day in France during the Official Test for the 90th Anniversary Le Mans 24 Hours. Despite changeable weather conditions, that ranged from full wet to dry, the team completed their planned programme, acquiring valuable data for the forthcoming race and testing their latest aerodynamic developments. ... Keep reading
    on June 10, 2013     Source: Motorsport.com

Quotes

  1. "I'm a little nervous going into the Olympics because I think the Germans are gaining momentum," Rohbock said. "Their push times are getting faster, they have aerodynamic sleds, and they will be tough to beat. But, you never know what will...
    on Jan 16, 2010 By: Shauna Rohbock Source: Seattle Times

  2. "We have an underdeveloped car, we do not have sufficient aerodynamic downforce and we'd like to focus on rectifying that situation as quick as we can," said Whitmarsh.
    on Mar 25, 2009 By: Martin Whitmarsh Source: Reuters UK

  3. "NASCAR saw the holes in inspection and told my guys to tape them up. They were taped, but the tape came off," Evernham said. "I don't know why they made such a big deal about it. It was not an aerodynamic device or something that was built...
    on Feb 12, 2007 By: Ray Evernham Source: SI.com

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