- ADJ-GRADED: usu ADJ nIf something such as a car has an aerodynamic shape or design, it goes faster and uses less fuel than other cars because the air passes over it more easily.
The secret of the machine lies in the aerodynamic shape of the one-piece, carbon-fibre frame.Derived words:aerodynamically ADV ADV adj, ADV with v
The whole cheetah is aerodynamically built, from the tip of its nose to the tip of its tail.
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