propellor


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Synonyms for propellor

a mechanical device that rotates to push against air or water

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There was another extraordinary tale behind Will Thirlby, part of the British mounted games team, whose grandmother Sally Jagger showed true devotion to watch him finish second on Princess Propellor.
The Junk Art Propellor Coffee Table is made from recycled propellers from old Chinese junk boats.
However, the source of the noise appears to be something far less futuristic, with a witness explaining the cause was an historic propellor driven aircraft taking off into strong winds.
PUERTO PRINCESA CITY -- The Philippine Air Force said Monday two pilots were missing after their twin-engine propellor plane went down at sea during a night flying mission.
The wooden propellor on the 1945-built Mark XIX aircraft shattered as the plane grounded.
It was during this time that the propellor was knocked off our boat.
A BOY of 14 who died after falling into the sea from a boat is believed to have been hit by its propellor.
So there I found myself amongst channels like DMAX, Propellor and BBC Alba which may as well be called BBC Albatross and be aimed at birds for all the viewers it gets.
A woman eight months pregnant was injured by the boat's propellor after being forced overboard.
A LONG-lost aeroplane propellor found in an attic is being linked with a Spitfire which crashed into a Merseyside park.
Furrow Parkade pendant lamp (about $400) from Propellor Design (propellor.
Immersion of a body in water for several hours may cause leaching of blood from injuries, such as propellor cuts, lacerations, and stab wounds.
Bickerton's job was to maintain the 'air-tractor', a propellor driven sledge, and when this didn't prove to be successful, he was given a chance to redeem himself soon afterwards in a similar role on Shackleton's Imperial Trans-Antarctic Expedition.
Our principal product in China is the constant velocity jointed drive shaft -fitted in 85 per cent of the vehicles produced worldwide -but we also make propellor shafts.