or wash-in

[wosh-in, wawsh-]

Origin of washin

First recorded in 1930–35; noun use of verb phrase wash in
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British Dictionary definitions for washin


  1. aeronautics an increase in the angle of attack of an aircraft wing towards the wing tip

Word Origin for washin

C20: from wash (flow) + in
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