- a winglike member having this form, designed to lift the hull of a moving vessel.
- a vessel equipped with hydrofoils.
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Regent’s design includes a hydrofoil, which will lift the vehicle out of the water once it crosses 20 miles per hour, allowing it to take off seamlessly.
With only its hydrofoils cutting through the water, the boat leaves virtually no wake, noise, or emissions—a sea change from the hulking diesel-powered ferries that currently haul commuters through the archipelago that makes up the Swedish capital.This Week’s Awesome Tech Stories From Around the Web (Through July 16)|Singularity Hub Staff|July 16, 2022|Singularity Hub
A few weeks ago we showed you the clip of a hydrofoil board being destroyed by a rock-wielding person in San Francisco.What You Missed: Housing Crisis Hits Tahoe Ski Resort|Fred Dreier|December 16, 2021|Outside Online
It acted as a hydrofoil, its forward motion pulling it deeper into the water.The Wailing Octopus|Harold Leland Goodwin
Albanian sources claim that a dozen newer torpedo boats have been supplied by the Chinese, six of them hydrofoil types.Area Handbook for Albania|Eugene K. Keefe