the ratio of the lift to the drag of an airfoil.
noun 1. a bridge having a section that can be lifted vertically to permit passage of boats beneath it.
[lahyt-lee] /ˈlaɪt li/ adverb 1. with little weight, force, intensity, etc.; gently: to press lightly on a door bell. 2. to only a small amount or degree; slightly: lightly fried eggs. 3. nimbly; quickly: to leap lightly aside. 4. with a lack of concern; indifferently; slightly: to think lightly of one’s achievements. 5. cheerfully; without […]
noun, Military. 1. any air-cooled machine gun having a caliber not greater than 0.30 inches (7.6 mm).
noun 1. (defs 1, 2). noun 1. any meat that is light-colored before cooking, as veal or chicken (distinguished from ). 2. meat that is light-colored after cooking, as veal or breast of chicken or of turkey (distinguished from ). 3. Slang: Vulgar. a white person considered as a sexual partner. 4. Southern U.S. salt […]