Engine turning

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(Fine Arts) a method of ornamentation by means of a rose engine.
- J. Whitworth.

See also: Engine

Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary, published 1913 by G. & C. Merriam Co.
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If we had an airplane engine turning a fixed-pitch propeller and equipped with both a tachometer and a manifold pressure gauge, each instrument's values would fall when reducing power from full throttle.
It's powered by a gigantic 6.0 liter, 12-cylinder engine turning out 764 horsepower.
He had to circle around the base with only one engine turning and communicate by radio with flight control and the 514th supervisor of flying, Maj.
Keep the variable geometry turbo equipped engine turning its power band, and the car will put out a strong performance.