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trijet Syllabification: tri·jet
Pronunciation: /ˈtrījet/

Entry from US English dictionary

Definition of trijet in English:


An aircraft powered by three jet engines.
Example sentences
  • With a 200-ft section of fence still attached to the number-two engine nacelle, the careening trijet continued across a two-lane road where it struck three vehicles.
  • As with all Falcon trijets, the center engine will have a thrust reverser.
  • In either case, the total thrust of the trijet will be more than 18,000 lb.
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