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jet engine in Air topic

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary Englishjet engineˌjet ˈengine noun [countable] 🔊 🔊 TTAan engine that pushes out a stream of hot air and gases behind it, used in aircraftrocket engine
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jet engineWhen a resultant is radial, the body can take off, like a rocket or a jet engine.A jet engine can take up to six seconds to spool up.In fact the improvement statistics in our jet engine shops were even more remarkable.