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ejection seat

Line breaks: ejec|tion seat

Definition of ejection seat in English:

noun

A device that causes the ejection of a pilot from an aircraft in an emergency.
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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