- a turbojet engine whose turbine shaft, through reduction gears, drives a propeller that develops most of the thrustin full turboprop engine
- an aircraft propelled by such an engine
Origin of turbopropturbo- + prop(eller)
- A turbojet engine used to drive an external propeller.
- An aircraft in which a turboprop is used. Also called propjet.
turbo- +"Ž prop