fan–jet

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noun \ˈfan-ˌjet\

Definition of fan–jet

  1. :  a jet engine having a fan that operates in a duct and draws in extra air whose compression and expulsion provide extra thrust; also :  an airplane powered by a fan-jet engine

1962

First Known Use of fan–jet

1962


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