Definition of Steam-powered

1. Adjective. Powered by a steam engine. "A steam-powered locomotive"

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Definition of Steam-powered

1. Adjective. Using steam power. ¹

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Steam-powered

stealthier
stealthiest
stealthily
stealthiness
stealthinesses
stealthlike
stealths
stealthy
steam
steam-crack
steam-cracked
steam-cracking
steam-cracks
steam-engine
steam-heat
steam-powered (current term)
steam-ship
steam-ships
steam bath
steam baths
steam boiler
steam boilers
steam chest
steam clean
steam coal
steam condenser
steam condensers
steam cracker
steam cracking
steam distillation

Literary usage of Steam-powered

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1. Technology and Power in the Early American Cotton Industry: James Montgomery by David J. Jeremy (1990)
"Several steam-powered cotton mills started in New England in the late 1820s, ... concentrates on the impact of steam-powered cotton mills (notably the ..."

2. Technology and Power in the Early American Cotton Industry: James Montgomery by David J. Jeremy (1990)
"Several steam-powered cotton mills started in New England in the late 1820s, most of them in Rhode lsland where by 1832 four were under construction or in ..."

3. The Russian Rockefellers: The Saga of the Nobel Family and the Russian Oil by Robert W. Tolf (1976)
"A noted geology professor had said much the same thing in 1863: there was no oil beyond sixty or seventy feet and the new steam- powered drills would prove ..."

4. Confucian Feminist: Memoirs of Zeng Baosun (1893-1978) by Baosun Zeng, Thomas L. Kennedy (2002)
"From the Empress of Asia that could carry more than 2000 people, to a Yangzi steamer, to a steam-powered tug pulling a boat, to this tiny row boat was a ..."

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