jumbo jet


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jumbo jet

n
(Aeronautics) informal a type of large jet-propelled airliner that carries several hundred passengers

jum′bo jet′


n.
a widebody jet airliner.
[1960–65]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.jumbo jet - a very large jet planejumbo jet - a very large jet plane    
jet, jet plane, jet-propelled plane - an airplane powered by one or more jet engines
Translations
obří tryskové letadlo
jumbojet
jumbojetti
mlažnjak
ジャンボジェット
점보 제트기
veliko reaktivno letalo
jumbojet
เครื่องบินเจ็ทขนาดใหญ่มาก
máy bay phản lực cỡ lớn

jumbo jet

طَائِرَةٌ نَفَّاثَةٌ obří tryskové letadlo jumbojet Jumbojet αεροσκάφος τζάμπο jumbo jumbojetti gros porteur mlažnjak jumbo ジャンボジェット 점보 제트기 jumbojet jumbojet wielki odrzutowiec pasażerski avião a jacto muito grande, avião a jato muito grande реактивный аэробус jumbojet เครื่องบินเจ็ทขนาดใหญ่มาก jumbo jet máy bay phản lực cỡ lớn 大型喷气客机
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