eggbeater

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egg +‎ beater

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eggbeater (plural eggbeaters)

  1. A kitchen utensil that uses rotating blades to beat eggs
  2. A swimming stroke involving alternating kicks.
  3. (military, slang) A helicopter.
    • 2008, George Galdorisi, ‎Thomas Phillips, Leave No Man Behind: The Saga of Combat Search and Rescue
      He scanned the horizon to the south, searching in vain for the eggbeater.
  4. (slang) A outboard motor.

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