jato unit

noun

Definition of jato unit

: a unit for assisting the takeoff of an airplane consisting of one or more rocket engines that are usually discarded after the fuel has been consumed

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“Jato unit.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/jato%20unit. Accessed 21 Sep. 2021.

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