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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - Rotating mechanism consisting of an assembly of rotating airfoils; The rotating armature of a motor or generator; The revolving bar of a distributor.

Usage examples (34)
  • The helicopter apparently lost its main rotor on impact with the ground.
  • Worthington's helicopter skid had struck the main rotor of his helicopter.
  • The UH1B lost it's main rotor system and severed the tail boom of the OH6A.
  • He stated that he saw the main rotor blade come off as the helicopter tried to extract the rest of the team. for more
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