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propeller

noun [C] uk   /prəˈpel.ər/  us   // (informal prop)
a device that causes a ship or aircraft to move, consisting of two or more blades that turn round at high speed
Translations of “propeller”
in Korean 프로펠러…
in Arabic مَرْوَحة…
in Portuguese hélice…
in Catalan hèlice…
in Japanese プロペラ, スクリュー…
in Italian elica…
in Chinese (Traditional) 螺旋槳…
in Russian пропеллер, винт…
in Turkish pervane…
in Chinese (Simplified) 螺旋桨…
in Polish śmigło…
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