See under loading (def. 4).
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What does “Indigenous” mean?
Origin of wing loading
First recorded in 1910–15
Words nearby wing loading
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Example sentences from the Web for wing loading
The total weight was 1,500 lbs., giving a wing-loading of 14 lbs.A History of Aeronautics|E. Charles Vivian
British Dictionary definitions for wing loading
the total weight of an aircraft divided by its wing area
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