turbojet engine

noun

Definition of turbojet engine

: 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

First Known Use of turbojet engine

1944


TURBOJET ENGINE Defined for English Language Learners

turbojet engine

noun

Definition of turbojet engine for English Language Learners

  • : a type of powerful jet engine


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