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Categories: Aerospace engineering, Engine technology
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reaction engine  reaction-propulsion engine
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A jet or rocket engine based on a form of aerodynamic propulsion in which the vehicle emits a high-speed stream WordNet 3.0
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A jet or rocket engine based on a form of aerodynamic propulsion in which the vehicle emits a high-speed stream WordNet 3.0 & WordNet 2020
A reaction engine is an engine or motor that produces thrust by expelling reaction mass, in accordance with Newton's third law of motion. Wikipedia
Any engine that generates thrust by expelling matter, especially hot gases produced by igniting a fuel; either a rocket engine or several types of jet engine. Wiktionary
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