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helicopter

noun [C]  us   /ˈhel·ɪˌkɑp·tər, ˈhi·lə-/ (short form copter)
a type of aircraft without wings but with large blades that spin on top
Translations of “helicopter”
in Arabic طائِرة مِرْوَحِيّة…
in Korean 헬리콥터…
in Malaysian helikopter…
in French hélicoptère…
in Turkish helikopter…
in Italian elicottero…
in Chinese (Traditional) 直升機…
in Russian вертолет…
in Polish helikopter, śmigłowiec…
in Vietnamese trực thăng…
in Spanish helicóptero…
in Portuguese helicóptero…
in Thai เฮลิคอปเตอร์…
in German der Hubschrauber…
in Catalan helicòpter…
in Japanese ヘリコプター…
in Indonesian helikopter…
in Chinese (Simplified) 直升机…
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