paddle wheel meaning

WPaddle wheel
  • A paddle wheel is a form of waterwheel or impeller in which a number of paddles are set around the periphery of the wheel. It has several uses, some of which are:
  • Very low-lift water pumping, such as flooding paddy fields at no more than about 0.5 m (20 in) height above the water source.
  • To move and mix algae culture in the raceway ponds used for algaculture.
  • Propulsion of boats (as a paddlewheel)
  • Low head hydro power (as a waterwheel)
  • Flow sensors
  • Aerators
  • The paddle wheel is an ancient invention but is still used today in a wide range of industrial and agriculture applications.
paddle wheel
paddle wheel
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    1. Nouns
      • Countable nouns

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    Meaning of paddle wheel for the defined word.

    Grammatically, this idiom "paddle wheel" is a noun, more specifically, a countable noun.
    Definiteness: Level 1
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