an aircraft that uses a powered rotor to take off and manoeuvre, but uses autorotation when cruising


Read Also:

  • Gyrofrequency

    [jahy-roh-free-kwuh n-see] /ˈdʒaɪ roʊˌfri kwən si/ noun, plural gyrofrequencies. Physics. 1. the of rotation of an electron or other charged particle in a magnetic field, directly proportional to the charge of the particle and to the field strength and inversely proportional to the mass of the particle.

  • Gyro-horizon

    [jahy-roh] /ˈdʒaɪ roʊ/ noun, Aeronautics. 1. (def 3). noun 1. another name for artificial horizon (sense 1)

  • Gynandroid

    gynandroid gy·nan·droid (jĭ-nān’droid’, gī-, jī-) n. A woman affected with gynandrism.

  • Gynandroblastoma

    gynandroblastoma gy·nan·dro·blas·to·ma (jĭ-nān’drō-blā-stō’mə, gī-, jī-) n.

Disclaimer: Gyrodyne definition / meaning should not be considered complete, up to date, and is not intended to be used in place of a visit, consultation, or advice of a legal, medical, or any other professional. All content on this website is for informational purposes only.