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variable-pitch

[vair-ee-uh-buh l-pich]
adjective Aeronautics, Nautical.
  1. (of a propeller) controllable-pitch.
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Historical Examples of 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