Definition of variable-geometry in English:



  • Denoting a swing-wing aircraft.

    • ‘The Air Force was on the way to producing a ponderous aircraft with a variable-geometry wing.’
    • ‘The variable-geometry turbocharger ensures plenty of compression when needed.’
    • ‘This engine will gain a variable-geometry turbocharger later, which will boost outputs and improve low-speed response.’
    • ‘It looks to be some sort of stealthy, variable-geometry fighter.’
    • ‘Engineers say this requires a special EGR cooler, larger radiator, variable-geometry turbocharger and additional valving.’