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or wing′ tip`

  1. the far or outer end of an airplane wing, wing of a bird, or the like.

    Category: Aeronautics, Ornithology

  2. the portion of a bird's folded wing formed by the part of the primary feathers extending beyond the secondary feathers.

    Category: Ornithology

  3. a toecap, often with a perforated pattern, having a point at the center and side pieces that extend backward.

    Category: Clothing

  4. a style of shoe with such a toe.

    Category: Clothing

Origin of wingtip:



  1. wingtip(Noun)

    The extreme tip of the wing of an aircraft or bird

  2. wingtip(Noun)

    A part of a shoe, often with brogueing that extends backwards on both sides from the toe


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