Definition of wind turbine in English:

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wind turbine

Pronunciation: /ˈwin(d) ˌtərˌbīn/
Pronunciation: /ˈwin(d) ˌtərbən/


A turbine having a large vaned wheel rotated by the wind to generate electricity.
Example sentences
  • I am considering installing a wind turbine to generate the electricity for my small rural home.
  • Also, since solar power is not produced at night, a wind turbine can provide the electricity at this time.
  • A small wind turbine would also help generate electricity.

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Syllabification: wind tur·bine

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