Meaning of “turbine” in the English Dictionary

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turbinenoun [ C ]

us /ˈtɜr·bən, -bɑɪn/

a type of machine through which liquid or gas flows and turns a special wheel with blades in order to produce power:

a steam turbine

(Definition of “turbine” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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turbinenoun [ C ]

uk /ˈtɜːbaɪn/ us PRODUCTION

a type of machine in which a wheel is driven by the movement of liquid or gas so that power is produced:

A one-megawatt turbine can produce enough electricity annually to meet the needs of 700 households.
a gas/water/wind turbine

(Definition of “turbine” from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)