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paddle wheel

noun [C] uk   us  
a type of wheel with small flat blades fixed around the edge that makes a boat move through the water or that operates a piece of machinery
Translations of “paddle wheel”
in Chinese (Traditional) (船的)明輪,槳輪…
in Chinese (Simplified) (船的)明轮,桨轮…
(Definition of paddle wheel from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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