jumbo jet

jumbo jet
jumbo jet jum"bo jet` (j[u^]m"b[-o] j[e^]t`), n. A large commercial jet airplane, usually having a passenger capacity of over 300 in normal use; also called {widebody airlane}. [PJC]

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