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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - An aircraft without wings that obtains its lift from the rotation of overhead blades.

Usage examples (35)
  • ROBERTS: A bird -- a whirlybird and a man up a tree.
  • Helicopter Book: The story of the whirlybird, illus.
  • Eventually, he managed to get the whirlybird whirling.
  • These included a ride on a whirlybird, a regulation U.S. for more
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