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jetliner

[jet-lahy-ner] /ˈdʒɛtˌlaɪ nər/
noun
1.
a commercial jet plane for carrying passengers.
Origin of jetliner
1945-1950
First recorded in 1945-50; jet1 + (air)liner
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  • All she'd lose was one day, and it might be a bit of a vacation if she enjoyed flying in a jetliner at sixty thousand feet.

    Highways in Hiding George Oliver Smith
  • Nurse Gloria Farrow waved at me from the ramp of the jetliner, and I ran forward to collect her baggage.

    Highways in Hiding George Oliver Smith
British Dictionary definitions for jetliner

jetliner

/ˈdʒɛtˌlaɪnə/
noun
1.
a commercial airliner powered by jet engines
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