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English definition of “ejection seat”

ejection seat

noun [C] uk   (UK also ejector seat,   /ɪˈdʒek.təˌsiːt/    /-tɚ-/) us  
a seat that can throw out the person flying an aircraft if they suddenly have to leave it because they are in dangerParts of aeroplanes
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