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quadcopter Line breaks: quad|cop¦ter
Pronunciation: /ˈkwɒdkɒptə/

Definition of quadcopter in English:


An unmanned helicopter having four rotors: a quadcopter which flies autonomously using only the computing power of a smartphone
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  • A remote-controlled quadcopter, outfitted with tinsel and mistletoe, paid a visit to Union Square, where unsuspecting San Franciscans and tourists were prompted to pucker up.
  • Five subjects were able to successfully pilot the quadcopter quickly and accurately for a sustained period of time through an obstacle course in the university's gymnasium.
  • I would build a quadcopter that can autonomously carry a can of beer from the kitchen to the lounge.
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