cross-compound

[ kraws-kom-pound, kros- ]
/ ˈkrɔsˈkɒm paʊnd, ˈkrɒs- /
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adjective

(of a compound engine or turbine) having the high-pressure and low-pressure units side by side.

Nearby words

  1. cross-border,
  2. cross-breed,
  3. cross-breeding,
  4. cross-buttock,
  5. cross-check,
  6. cross-correlation,
  7. cross-country,
  8. cross-country skiing,
  9. cross-cousin,
  10. cross-cousin marriage


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