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(Aeronautics) an aircraft powered by one or more jet engines
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an airplane moved by jet propulsion.
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|Noun||1.||jet plane - an airplane powered by one or more jet engines|
aeroplane, airplane, plane - an aircraft that has a fixed wing and is powered by propellers or jets; "the flight was delayed due to trouble with the airplane"
jet engine - a gas turbine produces a stream of hot gas that propels a jet plane by reaction propulsion
jetliner - a large jet plane that carries passengers
twinjet - a jet plane propelled by two jet engines
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