Meaning of PROPELLER in English

PROPELLER

noun

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■ NOUN

blade

Examination of the Mossie revealed a mark on a propeller blade that looked like a bird strike.

Four feet of propeller blade snapped off, investigators said, and the engine cowling began to disintegrate.

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Designer William Towns rides the Waterbike, propeller driven in various configurations.

He sat there looking at the dead propeller all the way to Cleveland.

Investigators blamed a crack in the propeller .

Most impressive is probably the Mustang nose and propeller at what once was the entrance to Steeple Morden.

One aircraft was fitted with a R-1340 geared engine and a three-bladed constant speed propeller with spinner.

The following advice applies to normally-aspirated engines driving fixed-pitch propellers.

This indicated that neither of the two four-bladed propellers had disintegrated in flight.

Three hundred seventy propellers were replaced.

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