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controllable-pitch

con·trol·la·ble-pitch
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Transcription

    • US Pronunciation
    • US IPA
    • [kuh n-trohl pich]
    • /kənˈtroʊl pɪtʃ/
    • US Pronunciation
    • US IPA
    • [kuh n-trohl pich]
    • /kənˈtroʊl pɪtʃ/

Definition of controllable-pitch word

  • adjective controllable-pitch (of a marine or aircraft propeller) having blades whose pitch can be changed during navigation or flight; variable-pitch. 1

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Origin of controllable-pitch

First appearance:

before 1935
One of the 8% newest English words
First recorded in 1935-40

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Parts of speech for Controllable-pitch

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation

controllable-pitch popularity

This term is known only to a narrow circle of people with rare knowledge. Only 27% of English native speakers know the meaning of this word.
According to our data about 67% of words is more used. This is a rare but used term. It occurs in the pages of specialized literature and in the speech of educated people.

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