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twin-engine

[twin-en-juh n] /ˈtwɪnˈɛn dʒən/
adjective
1.
having two engines of equal power as prime movers:
a twin-engine airplane.
Origin
1930-1935
1930-35
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  • For longer trips he used his own twin-engine turboprop.
  • The twin-engine helicopter is heavily modified and includes the small wing with the two extra propellers mounted on the ends.
  • These are simple, twin-engine planes used against all ground targets, including tanks and other vehicles.
  • Practice single-engine departure procedures with twin-engine aircraft should be kept to a minimum.

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