jet airplane

noun
variants: or less commonly jet plane

Definition of jet airplane 

: an airplane powered by a jet engine that utilizes the surrounding air in the combustion of fuel or by a rocket-type jet engine that carries its fuel and all the oxygen needed for combustion

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First Known Use of jet airplane

1944, in the meaning defined above

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jet airplane

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: an airplane powered by a jet engine

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