HyperDic: ejector_seat

English > 1 sense of the expression ejector seat:
NOUNartifactejector seat, ejection seat, capsulea pilot's seat in an airplane that can be forcibly ejected in the case of an emergency
English > ejector seat: 1 sense > noun 1, artifact
MeaningA pilot's seat in an airplane that can be forcibly ejected in the case of an emergency; then the pilot descends by parachute.
Synonymsejection seat, capsule
Part ofcockpitcompartment where the pilot sits while flying the aircraft
BroaderseatAny support where you can sit (especially the part of a chair or bench etc. on which you sit)
Spanishasiento eyectable, cápsula

©2001-19 · HyperDic hyper-dictionary · Contact

English | Spanish | Catalan
Privacy | Robots

Valid XHTML 1.0 Strict