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turbojet

noun [C] uk   /ˈtɜː.bəʊ.dʒet/ us    /ˈtɝː.boʊ-/
a turbine used as an engine, especially for an aircraft, which provides a forward force for movement from the gas it pushes out, or an aircraft driven by this type of engineFixed-wing aircraft and helicopters
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