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English definition of “turboprop”

turboprop

noun [C]     /ˈtɜː.bəʊ.prɒp/ US  /ˈtɝː.boʊ.prɑːp/
a turbine used as an aircraft engine that provides most force for movement by turning a propeller, or an aircraft driven by this type of engine Fixed-wing aircraft and helicopters
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