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EnglishEdit

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EtymologyEdit

From propel +‎ -er.

PronunciationEdit

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NounEdit

propeller (plural propellers)

  1. One who, or that which, propels.
  2. A mechanical device with evenly-shaped blades that turn on a shaft to push against air or water, especially one used to propel an aircraft or boat.
  3. A steamboat thus propelled; a screw steamer.

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DanishEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from English propeller.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /propɛlər/, [pʰʁ̥oˈpɛlˀɐ]

NounEdit

propeller c (singular definite propelleren, plural indefinite propellere)

  1. propeller (mechanical device used to propel)

InflectionEdit

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propeller c

  1. plural indefinite of propel

Norwegian BokmålEdit

NounEdit

propeller m

  1. indefinite plural of propell

SwedishEdit

NounEdit

propeller c

  1. propeller