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Jet may refer to: Wikipedia does not have an article with this exact name. ... Wiktionary (a portmanteau of wiki and dictionary) is a multilingual, Web-based project to create a free content dictionary, available in over 151 languages. ...


Science

  • Jet (gas), a stream of material ejected from a nozzle, or a nozzle designed to produce such a stream
  • Jet (lignite), a mineral-like material in geology
  • Jet (particle physics), a cone of hadrons
  • Jet (mathematics), an operation that produces an abstract polynomial
  • Joint European Torus, or JET is an experimental nuclear fusion reactor
  • Blue jet, a form of upper atmospheric lightning in meteorology
  • Relativistic jet, a stream of fast-moving plasma emitted from an active galaxy
  • Jet bundle, a manipulation of differential equations in mathematics

A gas jet, fluid jet, or hydro jet is a nozzle intended to eject gas or fluid in a coherent stream into a surrounding medium, or the stream itself that is ejected by such a nozzle. ... A sample of jet Jet is a geological material that is not considered a mineral in the true sense of the word, but rather, a mineraloid derived from decaying wood under extreme pressure, thus organic in origin. ... A jet is a narrow cone of hadrons and other particles produced by the hadronization of a quark or gluon in a particle physics or heavy ion experiment. ... In mathematics, the jet is an operation which takes a differentiable function f and produces a polynomial, the truncated Taylor polynomial of f, at each point of its domain. ... Split image of JET with right side showing hot plasma during a shot. ... For alternate meanings, see Lightning (disambiguation). ... Relativistic Jet. ... In differential geometry, the jet bundle is a certain construction which makes a new smooth fiber bundle out of a given smooth fiber bundle. ...

Aerospace

A Pratt and Whitney turbofan engine for the F-15 Eagle is tested at Robins Air Force Base, Georgia, USA. The tunnel behind the engine muffles noise and allows exhaust to escape. ... Jet aircraft are aircrafts with jet engines. ... Jet Airways (India) Ltd. ... For the Jet Blue database used in Exchange Server and Active Directory, see Extensible Storage Engine. ... For the aircraft, see Lockheed JetStar. ... Jetsgo Corporation was a Canadian low-cost carrier based in Montreal, which served 19 destinations across Canada, 10 destinations in the United States, and 12 scheduled weekend-charter destinations in the Caribbean. ...

Music

  • "Jet" (song), a 1973 single by Wings
  • Jet (band), a rock band from Melbourne, Australia who took their name from the above song
  • Jet (Italian band), a rock band from Genoa, northern Italy
  • Jet (UK band), a 1970s glam rock band from England
  • Jet-CD, a 1998 album by Puffy AmiYumi
  • The Jets (1980s pop band), a 1980s pop, R&B, dance and religious music band from Minneapolis, Minnesota
  • The Jets (rock band), a 1970s rock band from Pekin, Illinois
  • The Jets (pop band), a 1970s rockabilly band from Northampton, England
  • Jet Records, a record label
  • Joan Jett, American rock guitarist and singer

Jet, a hit song from Paul McCartney and Wings acclaimed Band on the Run album, is about one of McCartneys dogs. ... For other uses, see Jet. ... Jet from London formed in 1974. ... This article or section does not cite its references or sources. ... The Jets are a Tongan family band from Minneapolis, Minnesota comprising 17 siblings, who specialize in pop, r&b and dance music. ... The Jets The Jets was a band from Pekin, Illinois, consisting of Mike Isenberg, Graham Walker, Greg Clemons, Greg Wilson, and Randy Kohtz. ... Jet Records was a small record label set up by Don Arden with artists like Electric Light Orchestra, Roy Wood, Ozzy Osbourne, Riot and Magnum. ... Joan Jett (born Joan Marie Larkin on September 22, 1960) is an American rock guitarist, singer, producer and actress. ...

Fiction

  • Jet (Wildstorm), a character from Wildstorm/DC Comics
  • Jet (comics), a female character in DC comics New Guardians
  • Jet Jaguar, a fictional robot from the 1973 film Godzilla vs. Megalon
  • The Jets, a gang in the 1957 Broadway musical West Side Story
  • Jet, a character from the TV series Avatar: The Last Airbender
  • Jet (Avatar: The Last Airbender episode), the tenth episode of the first season of the TV series Avatar: The Last Airbender
  • Jet Black, a character from the anime Cowboy Bebop
  • Jet the Hawk, a video game character from Sonic Riders
  • Jet, a widely used drug in the Fallout 2 universe
  • Jet Fusion, a cartoon character from The Adventures of Jimmy Neutron: Boy Genius
  • Jet Link, who is Cyborg 002, a character from Cyborg 009

Jet is the name of a comic book character from DC Comics/Wildstorm. ... This article is about Celia Windward. ... Jet Jaguar ) is a fictional robot that appears in the Godzilla film Godzilla vs. ... This article is about the musical. ... The following is a list of major and minor characters, with biographical information, from the anime and manga series Cowboy Bebop. ... Sonic Riders ) is a racing game developed by Sonic Teams UGA Division (a second-party developer for SEGA) for the video game consoles Nintendo GameCube, Sony PlayStation 2, Microsoft Xbox and PC DVD-ROM. It is the fourth racing game in the Sonic the Hedgehog series, preceded by Sonic... Fallout 2 is a critically-acclaimed computer role-playing game published by Interplay in 1998. ... The Adventures of Jimmy Neutron: Boy Genius is a spin-off of the Oscar-nominated computer-animated movie; Jimmy Neutron: Boy Genius, first officially aired in September 2002. ... Cyborg 009 (サイボーグ009 Saibōgu Zero-Zero-Nain) is a manga created by Shotaro Ishinomori and serialized in the manga magazine Shonen Magazine and Shōjo Comic in Japan. ...

Sports

City East Rutherford, New Jersey Other nicknames Gang Green, the Green and White, Jersey Jets Team colors Hunter green and white Head Coach Eric Mangini Owner Woody Johnson General manager Mike Tannenbaum League/Conference affiliations American Football League (1960-1969) Eastern Division (1960-1969) National Football League (1970–present) American... Delhi Jets is one of the six teams for proposed private cricket league called Indian Cricket League (ICL). ... This article is about the sport. ... The Indian Cricket League (ICL) is a proposed private cricket league that will run parallel to the existing cricket league managed by Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI). ... The Winnipeg Jets were a professional ice hockey team based in Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada. ... The Ipswich Jets are a rugby league club based in Ipswich, Australia. ... Diane Youdale (born February 13, 1970 in Billingham, England) is a British television personality, who was best known for her role as Jet on the television series Gladiators, a game show where players competed in athletic contests against a cast of athletes. ... Jason Eugene Terry (born September 15, 1977 in Seattle, Washington) is an American professional basketball player currently playing with the Dallas Mavericks. ... Benny Urquidez (born June 20, 1952) is an American kickboxer, martial arts choreographer and actor. ... Newcastle United Jets are an Australian professional football (soccer) club based in Newcastle, a city on the coast of New South Wales. ... Newtown was Australias first rugby league club (after Glebe). ...

Culture

  • Jet (magazine), an African-American themed magazine
  • Jet Li, Chinese martial artist, actor, Wushu champion, and international film star
  • JET Programme, the Japan Exchange and Teaching Programme (teaching English)
  • Jet (slang), to leave in a hurry

Jet magazine is a popular African-American publication founded in Chicago, Illinois in 1951 by John H. Johnson of Johnson Publishing Company. ... Jet Li (born April 26, 1963) is a Chinese martial artist, actor, Wushu champion, and international film star. ... The Japan Exchange and Teaching Program(me) (JET) is a Japanese government initiative that brings college (university) graduates—mostly native speakers of English—to Japan as Assistant Language Teachers (ALTs), Assistant Cultural Exchange Teachers (ACETs) and Sports Education Advisors (SEAs) in Japanese elementary, junior high and high schools, or as...

Products and business

JetAudio is a company established in September 2000. ... Jet is the database engine behind Microsofts Access. ... Eclipse is an open-source software framework written primarily in Java. ... Matra Bonnet Djet V Matra Bonnet Djet dashboard Matra Bonnet Djet V rear Matra Sports Jet 6 front Matra Sports Jet 6 rear The Matra Djet was a French sports car designed by René Bonnet and modified by Matra. ... 1963 Jaguar E-Type, a classic sports car 1963 Chevrolet Corvette was based upon European sports cars A sports car is an automobile designed for performance driving. ... Jet is a filling station brand of ConocoPhillips, used in Europe. ... Japan Entertainment Television, or JET TV, is a television station in the Republic of China that broadcasts programs relating to aspects of Japanese culture. ... Categories: Marine propulsion | Stub ... A diagram of a water jet cutter A water jet cutter is a tool capable of slicing into metal or other materials using a jet of water at high velocity and pressure, or a mixture of water and an abrasive substance. ... Bendix-Technico (Stromberg) 1-barrel downdraft carburetor model BXUV-3, with nomenclature A carburetor (North American spelling) / carburettor (international spelling), colloquially called a carb (in North America and the United Kingdom) or carby (chiefly in Australia), is a device that blends air and fuel for an internal combustion engine. ...

Places

Jet is a town located in Alfalfa County, Oklahoma. ...

Other

  • Water jet (recreation), a personal-use water cannon that can be turned to spray in different directions and is usually found in water parks
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