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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - Protective covering consisting of a metal part that covers the engine.

Usage examples (37)
  • The mechanic removed the cowling in order to repair the plane's engine
  • White says the cowling is a cover similar to the hood on a car and does not affect engine performance.
  • I came to a stop at the edge of the cowling bulge.
  • It had two machine guns mounted on the top cowling. for more
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