wing tip: Meaning and Definition of

wing' tip"

Pronunciation: [key]
  1. the extreme outer edge of an airplane wing.
  2. a toecap, often with a perforated pattern, having a point at the center and a piece at each side extending back along the top and sides.
  3. a style of shoe with such a toe.
  4. the portion of a bird's folded wing formed by the part of the primary feathers extending beyond the secondary feathers.
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