[ vair-ee-uh-buh l-pich ]
/ ˈvɛər i ə bəlˈpɪtʃ /
adjective Aeronautics, Nautical.
(of a propeller) controllable-pitch.
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Examples from the Web for variable-pitch
It had flaps which permitted slow landings and short take-offs, and it had retractable landing gear and variable-pitch propeller.The Golden Skull|John Blaine