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jet–propelled

adjective jet–pro·pelled \ˈjet-prə-ˈpeld\

: moved forward by a jet engine

Full Definition of JET-PROPELLED

1
:  moving by jet propulsion
2
:  suggestive of the speed and force of a jet airplane

First Known Use of JET-PROPELLED

1877

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