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turbofannoun [C]

uk   /ˈtɜː.bəʊ.fæn/  us   /ˈtɜː.boʊ-/
a turbine used as an ​engine, ​especially for an ​aircraft, that ​provides some ​force for ​movement from the ​gas that it ​pushes out, and some by ​turning a ​largespecialwheel with ​blades that also ​pushesair out, or an ​aircraftdriven by this ​type of ​engine
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