Definitions for fairingˈfɛər ɪŋ
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Random House Webster's College Dictionary
a structure on the exterior of an aircraft or boat, for reducing drag.
Category: Aeronautics, Navy
Origin of fairing:
A present; originally, one given or purchased at a fair. (Uncommon)
A structure on various parts of a vehicle, for example an aircraft, automobile, or motorcycle, that produces a smooth exterior and reduces drag
a present; originally, one given or purchased at a fair
A fairing is a structure whose primary function is to produce a smooth outline and reduce drag. These structures are covers for gaps and spaces between parts of an aircraft to reduce form drag and interference drag, and to improve appearance.
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