(Brit, air force) the rank above aircraftman
[lee-ding] /ˈli dɪŋ/ noun, Nautical. 1. .
[lee-ding] /ˈli dɪŋ/ noun, Mathematics. 1. the coefficient of the term of highest degree in a given polynomial. 5 is the leading coefficient in 5 x 3 + 3 x 2 − 2 x + 1.
- Leading dog
noun 1. (NZ) a dog trained to lead a flock of sheep to prevent them breaking or stampeding
[lee-ding] /ˈli dɪŋ/ noun 1. Aeronautics. the edge of an airfoil or propeller blade facing the direction of motion. 2. something that is or represents the most advanced or innovative aspect of a field, activity, profession, etc.; forefront; vanguard: the leading edge of technology. /ˈliːdɪŋ/ noun 1. the forward edge of a propeller blade, aerofoil, […]