helicopter: Meaning and Definition of
Pronunciation: (hel'i-kop"tur, hē'li-), [key]
- any of a class of heavier-than-air craft that are lifted and sustained in the air horizontally by rotating wings or blades turning on vertical axes through power supplied by an engine.
- to fly in a helicopter.
- to convey in a helicopter.
- helicopter (Thesaurus)