fanjet engine

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Synonyms for fanjet engine

a jet engine in which a fan driven by a turbine provides extra air to the burner and gives extra thrust

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The fuselage is encircled by one large tilt-rotor (avoiding the complexity of synchronising traditional twin rotor systems) attached to four fanjet engines which spin the eight blades of the rotor.