from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition.
- noun A seat fitted with an explosive charge and designed to eject the occupant clear of an aircraft during an in-flight emergency.
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- noun A
seatin an aircraftwhich can be ejectedfrom the cockpitand thus save the pilotslife when a crashis imminent.
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- noun a pilot's seat in an airplane that can be forcibly ejected in the case of an emergency; then the pilot descends by parachute
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