resojet engine

[rez-oh-jet]

noun Aeronautics.

a type of pulsejet engine that burns a continuous flow of fuel but delivers a pulsating thrust due to the resonance of shock waves traveling through it.

Nearby words

  1. resnais,
  2. resnatron,
  3. resnik,
  4. resocialization,
  5. resoil,
  6. resole,
  7. resoluble,
  8. resolute,
  9. resolutely,
  10. resolution

Origin of resojet engine


Also called resonant-jet engine.

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