Aerodynamic is a word that is used to describe something that is designed to reduce the drag that is caused by air resistance. This is important for things like planes and cars, because it allows them to travel faster and farther.

  • The aerodynamic design of the car reduced the drag by 50%.

  • The aerodynamic design of the plane reduced the drag by 60%.

Definition of aerodynamic


designed or arranged to offer the least resistant to fluid flow


flowing, sleek, streamlined


of or relating to aerodynamics

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Example Sentences for aerodynamic

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    Aerodynamics is the science of the motion of air.

  • 2

    Automotive aerodynamics is the study of the aerodynamics of road vehicles.

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    It depends on the aerodynamics of the thing.

  • 4

    The bodyshell was smooth and aerodynamic.

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    This is governed by the science of aerodynamics.

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    An aeronaut should be aware of aerodynamics.

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    It was in the airplane aerodynamics texts of the time.

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    The style of the saloon was modern and aerodynamic.

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    They had improved aerodynamics of the airplane.

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    Some of the examples are not relevent to compressible aerodynamics.