vaned

adjective
\ ˈvānd How to pronounce vaned (audio) \

Definition of vaned

: having vanes Turbofan engines compress intake air with a series of vaned rotors right behind the fan.— George C. Larson

First Known Use of vaned

circa 1891, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for vaned

vane + -ed entry 1

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“Vaned.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/vaned. Accessed 24 Jul. 2021.

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