Definition of Turbojet

1. Noun. An airplane propelled by a fanjet engine.




2. Noun. A jet engine in which a fan driven by a turbine provides extra air to the burner and gives extra thrust.

Definition of Turbojet

1. Noun. A jet engine that develops thrust solely from high-speed exhaust gases expelled from a turbine that drives a compressor. ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Turbojet

1. a type of jet engine [n -S]

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Turbojet

turbocompressors
turbodiesel
turbodiesels
turbodrill
turbodrills
turboelectric
turboencabulator
turboencabulators
turboexpander
turboexpanders
turbofan
turbofan engine
turbofans
turbogenerator
turbogenerators
turbojet (current term)
turbojet engine
turbojets
turboload
turboloader
turboloaders
turboloads
turbomachine
turbomachinery
turbomachines
turbomolecular pumps
turbomycin
turbond
turbonds
turboprop

Literary usage of Turbojet

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1. World Directory of Aerospace Vehicle Research and Development (1991)
"Figure VI 1.31: MHI Small turbojet Development Test Cell (1007) Air-Breathing Propulsion Test Cell MHI Small turbojet Development Test Cell (1007) Planned ..."

2. Aerospace Plane Technology: Research and Development in Japan and Australia (1994)
"A turbojet-ramjet engine provides the efficiency of a turbojet during takeoff and low-speed flight and the efficiency and high thrust of a ramjet during ..."

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