Definition of copter in English:

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copter

Pronunciation: /ˈkäptər/

noun

Informal term for helicopter.
Example sentences
  • The rotors started to spin up and they hurriedly jumped to the roof a few feet below, ducking to avoid the backwash from the spinning propellers as the copter lifted off the heliport and headed into the night skyline.
  • Blair set his aside and just looked out the window as the copter lifted off.
  • The only aid they received was military rations and water bottles dropped by helicopters, after which the copters rapidly quit the scene.

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Syllabification: cop·ter

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