condensation trail definition

  • noun:
    • A contrail; an obvious line of condensation streaming from side of an airplane wing or comparable framework.
    • an artificial cloud developed by an aircraft; caused either by condensation as a result of lowering of environment stress over the wing surface or by water vapor within the engine exhaust

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