Definition of ejection seat in English:

ejection seat

Syllabification: e·jec·tion seat
Pronunciation: /iˈjekSHən ˌsēt
 
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noun

  • A device that causes the ejection of a pilot from an aircraft, used in an emergency.
    More example sentences
    • If it's not off of the aircraft, the ejection seat is designed with ‘canopy breakers’ to punch through it.
    • The aircraft is equipped with a new ejection seat and life support system.
    • As his head began to clear, he grabbed his parachute and moved away from his ejection seat, leaving the rest of his survival kit behind.

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