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gyroplane

[jahy-ruh-pleyn] /ˈdʒaɪ rəˌpleɪn/
noun
1.
Origin of gyroplane
1905-1910
First recorded in 1905-10; gyro- + plane1
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  • "Let us see your gyroplane, I mean aeroscope—whatever it is you call it," asked Kennedy.

    The Silent Bullet Arthur B. Reeve
British Dictionary definitions for gyroplane

gyroplane

/ˈdʒaɪrəˌpleɪn/
noun
1.
another name for autogiro
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