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ejection seat

noun
1.
an airplane seat that can be ejected with the pilot in an emergency.
Also called ejector seat.
Origin
1940-1945
1940-45
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ejection seat

noun
1.
a seat, esp as fitted to military aircraft, that is fired by a cartridge or rocket to eject the occupant from the aircraft in an emergency
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