jetfoil

jet|foil [ `dʒet,fɔıl ] noun count
a HYDROFOIL (=type of boat) that has a jet engine

Usage of the words and phrases in modern English. 2013.

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  • jetfoil — jétfoil s. n. Trimis de siveco, 10.08.2004. Sursa: Dicţionar ortografic  JETFOIL GÉT FOIL/ s. n. navă cu aripi portante, propulsată de către reactoare. (< amer. jetfoil) Trimis de raduborza, 15.09.2007. Sursa: MDN …   Dicționar Român

  • jetfoil — UK [ˈdʒetˌfɔɪl] / US noun [countable] Word forms jetfoil : singular jetfoil plural jetfoils a hydrofoil (= type of boat) that has a jet engine …   English dictionary

  • jetfoil — jet·foil (jĕtʹfoil ) n. A passenger carrying hydrofoil that is propelled by a jet engine.   [jet2 + hydrofoil.] * * * …   Universalium

  • jetfoil — n. type of hydrofoil that carries passengers …   English contemporary dictionary

  • jetfoil — noun a type of passenger carrying hydrofoil. Origin 1970s: blend of jet1 and hydrofoil …   English new terms dictionary

  • jetfoil — /ˈdʒɛtfɔɪl/ (say jetfoyl) noun a type of hydrofoil propelled by means of jets of water pumped out of the ends of the foils. {jet1 (def. 1) + (hydro)foil (def. 2) …   Australian English dictionary

  • jetfoil —  n.m. Aéroglisseur …   Le dictionnaire des mots absents des autres dictionnaires

  • jetfoil — jetˈfoil noun A hydrofoil powered by a jet of water • • • Main Entry: ↑jet …   Useful english dictionary

  • Boeing Jetfoil — A Jetfoil is the name for a passenger carrying waterjet propelled hydrofoil design by Boeing.Boeing began adapting many systems used in jet airplanes for hydrofoils. Robert Bateman led development. Boeing launched its first passenger carrying… …   Wikipedia

  • Boeing 929 — Jetfoil Urzela de TurboJET Jetfoil Niji de Tokai K …   Wikipédia en Français

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