Definition of unpowered in English:


Syllabification: un·pow·ered
Pronunciation: /ˌənˈpou(-ə)rd


  • Having no mechanical source of power for propulsion.
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    • Tow a glider that is a light-sport aircraft or unpowered ultralight vehicle in accordance with 91.309…
    • More progress was made in the inter-war era in the development of the autogiro, which had an unpowered overhead rotor blade driven by the airflow from a conventional tractor propeller in the nose.
    • The powered phase is followed by an unpowered glide from Mach 0.9 down to Mach 0.3, when the parachute system deploys.

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