an engine, as an aircraft engine, that produces forward motion by the rearward exhaust of a jet of fluid or heated air and gases.
a gas turbine, esp one fitted to an aircraft
An engine, generally a gas turbine, that develops thrust from a jet of hot gases produced by burning fuel in a combustion chamber.
[jet-fahy-ter] /ˈdʒɛtˌfaɪ tər/ noun 1. a fighter aircraft powered by a jet engine or engines.
[jet-foil] /ˈdʒɛtˌfɔɪl/ noun 1. a passenger-carrying, jet-propelled hydrofoil, often having a control and stabilization system like that of an aircraft. /ˈdʒɛtˌfɔɪl/ noun 1. a type of hydrofoil that is propelled by water jets
noun 1. a small, pressurized device that injects a drug at sufficient velocity to penetrate the skin, used especially for immunizations.
surplus; excellence. (1.) Father-in-law of Moses (Ex. 4:18 marg.), called elsewhere Jethro (q.v.). (2.) The oldest of Gideon’s seventy sons (Judg. 8:20). (3.) The father of Amasa, David’s general (1 Kings 2:5, 32); called Ithra (2 Sam. 17:25). (4.) 1 Chr. 7:38. (5.) 1 Chr. 2:32; one of Judah’s posterity. (6.) 1 Chr. 4:17.