Definition of Drag coefficient
1. Noun. The ratio of the drag on a body moving through air to the product of the velocity and the surface area of the body.
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Literary usage of Drag coefficient
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1. Applied Aerodynamics by Leonard Bairstow (1920)
"The diagram shows more clearly than any other that the useful range of flying positions lies within the limits O'Ol and 0-05 for drag coefficient, ..."
2. The Roswell Report: Fact Vs. Fiction in the New Mexico Desert by Richard L. Weaver (1997)
"A plot of drag coefficient shown in Figure 27. KM) 10 Co OI 10 NR= *np - mass density of surrounding ... drag coefficient vs. Reynolds Number, for sph«re. ..."