jumbo jet

noun
a widebody jet airliner.
Also, jumbo.


Origin:
1960–65

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jumbo jet
 
n
informal a type of large jet-propelled airliner that carries several hundred passengers

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Example sentences
But we're not going to criticize the penmanship involved in writing with a
  jumbo jet.
Any vehicle from a jumbo jet to a cargo vessel can carry a queen to a new site,
  where she can set up a new colony.
The struggling airline industry can ill afford defects in a new type of jumbo
  jet that carries hundreds of people.
That's the equivalent of six jumbo jet crashes a day for an entire year.
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