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turbopropnoun [C]

uk   /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
Translations of “turboprop”
in Chinese (Traditional) 渦輪螺旋槳引擎, 渦輪螺旋槳式飛機…
in Chinese (Simplified) 涡轮螺旋桨发动机, 涡轮螺旋桨式飞机…
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