twin engine


twin engine
having two engines

English contemporary dictionary. 2014.

Look at other dictionaries:

  • twin-engine — /twin en jeuhn/, adj. having two engines of equal power as prime movers: a twin engine airplane. [1930 35] * * * …   Universalium

  • twin-engine — ˈ ̷ ̷| ̷ ̷ ̷ ̷ adjective or twin engined ˈ ̷ ̷| ̷ ̷ ̷ ̷ 1. : having two cylinders or two rows of cylinders 2. : having two engines used of an airplane * * * /twin en jeuhn/, adj. having two engines of equal power as prime movers: a twin engine… …   Useful english dictionary

  • twin-engine — adj. Twin engine is used with these nouns: ↑helicopter …   Collocations dictionary

  • twin-engine — adjective powered by two engines, one in each wing …   Wiktionary

  • twin engine plane — airplane that has two engines …   English contemporary dictionary

  • Mazda V-twin engine — V twin engine in Mazda R360 engine compartment Mazda s first automobile engine was the V twin family. This tiny air cooled engine only lasted a few years in the early 1960s before Mazda moved to the standard straight 4 format used in most modern… …   Wikipedia

  • Extended-Range Twin-Engine Operation Performance Standards — (ETOPS) est un règlement de l OACI (Organisation de l aviation civile internationale) permettant aux avions commerciaux équipés de deux moteurs d utiliser des routes aériennes comportant des secteurs à plus d une heure d un aéroport de secours… …   Wikipédia en Français

  • L-twin engine — A V twin engine with its cylinders splayed apart at a 90° angle, which creates a smoother running engine. these engines can either be placed transversely (crosswise), or longitudinally (lengthwise) in the motorcycle frame …   Dictionary of automotive terms

  • Carter Twin-Engine — The Carter Twin Engine was an American automobile manufactured between 1907 and 1908. Predecessor to the Washington, it featured two separate 35hp power units.ReferencesDavid Burgess Wise, The New Illustrated Encyclopedia of Automobiles …   Wikipedia

  • Extended-range Twin-engine Operation Performance Standards — ETOPS90 für den Atlantik ETOPS (Extended range Twin engine Operational Performance Standards) sind Regularien der ICAO, die es Verkehrsflugzeugen mit nur zwei Triebwerken (Zweimot), wie zum Beispiel Boeing 757, 767, 777 oder 787 beziehungsweise… …   Deutsch Wikipedia


Share the article and excerpts

Direct link
Do a right-click on the link above
and select “Copy Link”

We are using cookies for the best presentation of our site. Continuing to use this site, you agree with this.