On this page:
|Play/pause||Buy footage||Find more|
Definition of the noun airplane propeller
What does airplane propeller mean as a name of something?
- a propeller that rotates to push against air
Printed dictionaries and other books with definitions for Airplane Propeller
Click on a title to look inside that book (if available):
by Allan Jamieson, Andre Moenssens
(Examples of such impact are gunshot, high speed machinery, or fast moving objects like an airplane propeller.) Having a uniform structure or composition (or components of the same or similar kind). See Heterogeneous. Individual with two ...
Dictionary of Energy (1988)
by Malcolm Slesser
The Kaplan turbine is shaped somewhat like a conventional airplane propeller with *blades of adjustable pitch. Such turbines are common in large-scale hydroelectric installations. JWT K-capture. A radioactive decay process in which one of ...
The Insult Dictionary (2013)
History's Best Slights, Street Talk, and Slang by Julie Tibbott
dishwasher CITY COW Canned milk COVERED WAGON An aircraft carrier DAY THE EAGLE SCREAMS Pay day DOODLEBUG The German V-l flying bomb EGGBEATER An airplane propeller FIFTH COLUMN Covert activities or sabotage ...
The Ezra Pound Encyclopedia (2005)
by Demetres P. Tryphonopoulos, Stephen Adams
Conceived for pianolas and percussion ensemble (including, notoriously, an airplane propeller), it too features complex, driving rhythms. For technical reasons, it was never performed with Leger's film; but its Paris premiere in 1926 was a ...
From the Earliest Records Until 2000 by Carl W. Hall
invented laminated wooden metal tipped airplane propeller called toothpick, built J-7 high winged monoplane 112 Jadwin- Jeffrey called the Mosquito, ...
The World Book Dictionary (2003)
Informal, an airplane propeller. [ short for propeller] prop., 1 properly. 2 property. 3 proposition. 4 proprietor. propaedeutic (pro'pi dii'tik. dyii'-), adj., n. — adj. of, having to do with, or of the nature of preliminary instruction; introductory to some art ...
by Rodney P. Carlisle
A piece of wood is tied on a girl's back as a doll, a type of leaf pushed on a stick twirls like an airplane propeller as the child runs, and games in the sand can be created with pebbles and seeds. Toys are built out of household objects such ...
Eleventh Edition by Merriam-Webster
a shallow* draft boat driven by an airplane propeller and steered by an airplane rudder air-borne \-,born\ adj (1641) 1 ...
Online dictionaries and encyclopedias with entries for Airplane Propeller
Click on a label to prioritize search results according to that topic:
Photos about Airplane Propeller
Click on an item to view that photo:
If you need related images for an article or a report, you can download stock photos:
Share this page
Go to the usage examples of Airplane Propeller to see it in context!