jetliner


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jet·lin·er

 (jĕt′lī′nər)
n.
A large passenger jet airplane.

jetliner

(ˈdʒɛtˌlaɪnə)
n
(Aeronautics) a commercial airliner powered by jet engines

jet•lin•er

(ˈdʒɛtˌlaɪ nər)

n.
a jet airliner for passengers.
[1945–50]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.jetliner - a large jet plane that carries passengersjetliner - a large jet plane that carries passengers
jet, jet plane, jet-propelled plane - an airplane powered by one or more jet engines
Translations

jetliner

[ˈdʒetˌlaɪnəʳ] N (US) → avión m de pasajeros

jetliner

[ˈdʒɛtlaɪnər] n (US)avion m de lignejet plane navion m à réaction
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