turbine-propeller engine

noun

Definition of turbine-propeller engine

: an airplane propulsion system in which a turbine drives a compressor and a propeller with thrust being derived from the propeller and also from the exhaust jet of the turbine

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“Turbine-propeller engine.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/turbine-propeller%20engine. Accessed 16 Sep. 2021.

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