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turbojet engine

noun

Simple Definition of turbojet engine

  • : a type of powerful jet engine

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of turbojet engine

  1. :  a jet engine in which a turbine drives a compressor that supplies air to a burner and hot gases from the burner drive the turbine before being discharged rearward

1944

First Known Use of turbojet engine

1944


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