resojet engine


resojet engine
/rez"oh jet'/, Aeron.
a type of pulsejet engine that burns a continuous flow of fuel but delivers a pulsating thrust due to the resonance of shock waves traveling through it. Also called resonant-jet engine.
[RESO(NANCE) + JET1]

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Universalium. 2010.

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