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noun
a turbine driven by steam pressure.
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Origin of steam turbine

First recorded in 1890–95

OTHER WORDS FROM steam turbine

steam-turbine, adjective
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British Dictionary definitions for steam turbine

steam turbine

noun
a turbine driven by steam
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