Pronunciation: (un'dur-slung'), [key]
1. suspended from an upper support, as the chassis of a vehicle from the axles.
2. supported from above; placed or suspended below the source of support: Conestoga wagons with underslung bundles and kettles.
3. more massive at the bottom than the top; squat: The high wings and large fuselage give the plane an underslung look.
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