airscrew


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air·screw

 (âr′skro͞o′)
n. Chiefly British
An airplane propeller.

airscrew

(ˈɛəˌskruː)
n
(Aeronautics) Brit an aircraft propeller

air•screw

(ˈɛərˌskru)

n. Brit.
an airplane propeller.
[1890–95]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.airscrew - a propeller that rotates to push against airairscrew - a propeller that rotates to push against air
propeller, propellor - a mechanical device that rotates to push against air or water
propeller plane - an airplane that is driven by a propeller
Translations

airscrew

[ˈɛəskruː] N (Brit) → hélice f de avión
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In addition, An-2-100 has a reverse AV-17 airscrew instead of an AV-2 airscrew.
By the way, the airscrew (propeller, to us ground jobs) came from the wreckage of 426 Squadron Halifax LW 682, retrieved from a bog in Belgium.
A company called Jicwood, later Airscrew Jicwood, went into production there making doors for Lancaster bombers, among other things.