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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

jump′ jet`(n.)

  1. a jet airplane capable of taking off and landing vertically or on an extremely short runway or flight deck.

    Category: Military, Aeronautics

Origin of jump jet:

1960–65

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  1. jump jet(Noun)

    A jet airplane with fixed wings that is capable of vertical takeoff and landing as well as hovering, and, in some cases, also capable of becoming airborne in a conventional manner by gaining airspeed on a runaway.

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