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Blech. These are the grossest words.
the ratio of the span of an airfoil to its mean chord.
Digital Technology, Television.
the ratio of the width of an image to its height, usually a standard ratio such as 16 to 9 or 4 to 3.
the ratio of the height of a rudder to its fore-and-aft length.
. the ratio of the mean diameter of the body of a rocket or missile to its length.
the ratio of the length of the combustion chamber of a rocket motor to its diameter.
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2017.
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British Dictionary definitions for
the ratio of width to height of the picture on a television or cinema screen
) the ratio of the span of a wing to its mean chord
Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition
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