turboprop Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary
Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

The most popular online dictionary and thesaurus for learners of English

Meaning of “turboprop” in the English Dictionary

"turboprop" in British English

See all translations

turbopropnoun [C]

uk   /ˈtɜː.bəʊ.prɒp/  us   /ˈtɝː.boʊ.prɑːp/
a turbine used as an ​aircraftengine that ​provides most ​force for ​movement by ​turning a propeller , or an ​aircraftdriven by this ​type of ​engine
(Definition of turboprop from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “turboprop”
in Chinese (Simplified) 涡轮螺旋桨发动机, 涡轮螺旋桨式飞机…
in Chinese (Traditional) 渦輪螺旋槳引擎, 渦輪螺旋槳式飛機…
What is the pronunciation of turboprop?
Add Cambridge dictionaries to your browser to your website
Word of the Day
faith school

a school that is financially supported by a particular religious group, usually for children from that religion

Word of the Day