helicopt

[ hel-i-kopt, hee-li- ]
/ ˈhɛl ɪˌkɒpt, ˈhi lɪ- /

verb (used with or without object)


Nearby words

  1. helicograph,
  2. helicoid,
  3. helicoid cyme,
  4. helicon,
  5. helicopod gait,
  6. helicopter,
  7. helicopter gunship,
  8. helicopter parent,
  9. helicopter parenting,
  10. helicopter view

Origin of helicopt

1945–50; back formation from helicopter, by false analysis as helicopt- + -er1

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