turbojet

Definitions:

  • A jet engine having a turbine-driven compressor and developing thrust from the exhaust of hot gases.
  • An aircraft in which a turbojet is used.
  • A <xref>jet engine</xref> that develops <xref>thrust</xref> solely from high-speed <xref>exhaust</xref> gases expelled from a turbine that drives a compressor.
  • a jet engine in which a fan driven by a turbine provides extra air to the burner and gives extra thrust
  • an airplane propelled by a fanjet engine
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