generator that extracts usable energy from winds
Syn: ↑windmill, ↑wind generator
Hypernyms: ↑generator
Part Meronyms: ↑blade, ↑vane

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Etymology: aer- + generator
: a wind-driven electric generator designed for utilization of wind power on a commercial scale

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aerogenˈerator noun
A generator driven by wind
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Main Entry:aero-

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