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prop wash

or propwash

noun, Informal.
Origin of prop wash
1940-1945
1940-45
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  • Rick shot across the hotel within five feet of the chimney and dropped so low that his prop wash flattened the reeds in the marsh.

    Smugglers' Reef John Blaine
  • Rick saw Scotty emerge from the lab building and go right back in again as the prop wash caught him.

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