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See definition of turbine on Dictionary.com
  • as inengine
  • as inmotor
  • as inrotary engine

synonyms for turbine

  • appliance
  • diesel
  • generator
  • instrument
  • motor
  • power plant
  • tool
  • transformer
  • weapon
  • agent
  • apparatus
  • barrel
  • contrivance
  • cylinder
  • dynamo
  • fan
  • horses
  • implement
  • means
  • mechanism
  • piston
  • pot
  • powerhouse
  • power train
  • putt-putt
  • rubber band
  • what's under the hood
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How to use turbine in a sentence

At a length of 107 meters, each turbine blade is longer than a professional soccer pitch.
THE WORLD’S LARGEST WIND FARM IS TRULY ENORMOUS, AND IT’S ONE STEP CLOSER TO REALITYKDUNN6NOVEMBER 26, 2020FORTUNE
Wind turbines in particular, despite the president’s claim, are a very safe form of clean energy.
SCIENCE WAS A BIG WINNER—AND LOSER—AT THIS WEEK’S PRESIDENTIAL DEBATESARA CHODOSHOCTOBER 23, 2020POPULAR-SCIENCE
That turbine harvests that energy, and some of that energy then fuels the low-pressure turbine, which powers the fan in the front.
THE WORLD’S BIGGEST JET ENGINE, EXPLAINEDROB VERGEROCTOBER 14, 2020POPULAR-SCIENCE
The turbines would cost customers $300 million and generate 12 megawatts of electricity, enough to power only 3,000 homes with sustained winds.
INSIDE THE UTILITY COMPANY LOBBYING BLITZ THAT WILL HIKE ELECTRIC BILLSBY PATRICK WILSON, RICHMOND TIMES-DISPATCHOCTOBER 9, 2020PROPUBLICA
If it all works out, the new turbines could produce as much as 33 percent more power and become practical in more places.
GE WILL 3D PRINT THE BASES OF WIND TURBINES TALLER THAN SEATTLE’S SPACE NEEDLEJASON DORRIERJUNE 21, 2020SINGULARITY HUB 
The main condensers, with their circulating pumps and air pumps, were placed in the turbine room.
LOSS OF THE STEAMSHIP 'TITANIC'BRITISH GOVERNMENT
The remainder of the auxiliary pumps were placed in the reciprocating and turbine engine rooms.
LOSS OF THE STEAMSHIP 'TITANIC'BRITISH GOVERNMENT
The turbine is constructed on an axle made of a hatpin which runs through the top of the standards for bearings.
THE BOY MECHANIC, BOOK 2VARIOUS
The impact of the escaping steam on the air sets the globe revolving, and the principle of the turbine engine at work is clear.
EDUCATION: HOW OLD THE NEWJAMES J. WALSH
The main fact about the modern man as regards poetry is, that he prefers poetry that has this reserved turbine-wheel trait in it.
THE VOICE OF THE MACHINESGERALD STANLEY LEE
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OCTOBER 26, 1985
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WORDS RELATED TO TURBINE

  • agent
  • apparatus
  • appliance
  • barrel
  • contrivance
  • cylinder
  • diesel
  • dynamo
  • fan
  • generator
  • horses
  • implement
  • instrument
  • means
  • mechanism
  • motor
  • piston
  • pot
  • power plant
  • power train
  • powerhouse
  • putt-putt
  • rubber band
  • tool
  • transformer
  • turbine
  • weapon
  • what's under the hood
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.