turbo

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See also: turbò and turbo-

English[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From turbine

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

turbo (plural turbos)

  1. Turbocharger.
    • 2008 February 17, Don Sherman, “More Power? Add Pressure”, New York Times:
      Superchargers are generally heavier and more expensive than turbos []
  2. Turbojet.

Etymology 2[edit]

Noun[edit]

turbo (plural turbos)

  1. (zoology) turban shell

Italian[edit]

Verb[edit]

turbo

  1. first-person singular present indicative of turbare

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Latin[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

turbō m (genitive turbinis); third declension

  1. tornado, whirlwind

Inflection[edit]

Third declension.

Number Singular Plural
nominative turbō turbinēs
genitive turbinis turbinum
dative turbinī turbinibus
accusative turbinem turbinēs
ablative turbine turbinibus
vocative turbō turbinēs

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Verb[edit]

present active turbō, present infinitive turbāre, perfect active turbāvī, supine turbātum

  1. I disturb, unsettle
  2. I upset

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Spanish[edit]

Verb[edit]

turbo

  1. First-person singular (yo) present indicative form of turbar.