double-surfaced love



from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adj. Having two surfaces; -- said specif. of aëroplane wings or aërocurves which are covered on both sides with fabric, etc., thus completely inclosing their frames.


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  • Last year Lilienthal chiefly experimented with double-surfaced machines.

    A History of Aeronautics

  • 'The object of making these double-surfaced machines was to get more surface without increasing the length and width of the machine.

    A History of Aeronautics

  • 'Herr Lilienthal kindly allowed me to sail down his hill in one of these double-surfaced machines last June.

    A History of Aeronautics


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