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jet

(jet),
A region of very high blood velocity just downstream of a vessel stenosis.

jet

(jet)
A region of high blood velocity immediately downstream of a vessel stenosis.

jet

A sudden pulse or burst of gas or liquid.
jetted, adjective
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The data from Fast Patrol Boats (FPB-60) to be used as calculations in the planning of water jet propulsion system were as follows:
"Enceladus is the up-and-coming moon, complete with a recently active history, while Dione is the older, more mature moon," says Bonnie Buratti of NASA's Jet Propulsion Laboratory in Pasadena, Calif.--R.C.
That's what researchers at the Jet Propulsion Lab in California wonder after an extensive study of a melting Antarctic glacier (large river of ice) called Pine Island Glacier.
The dark region is "where liquid or a wet surface has most likely been present, now or in the recent past,' says Cassini scientist Steven Wall of NASA's Jet Propulsion Laboratory in Pasadena, Calif.
That's how scientists at the Jet Propulsion Laboratory in Pasadena, California, describe the launch of Mars Global Surveyor into Martian orbit.
For now, "we're in this confusing stage of trying to figure everything out, and it's a lot of fun," says McFadden, speaking from NASA's Jet Propulsion Laboratory in Pasadena, Calif.
They also have eight arms, suckers, and move by jet propulsion. Octopuses and squid belong to a larger group of invertebrates called mollusks, a category that includes clams, snails, and slugs.
This is the story of a rocket laboratory, the world-renowned Jet Propulsion Lab (JPL) from a personal perspective.
Scientists had believed that new stars form inside clouds of gas and dust, explains Thomas Kuiper, an astrophysicist at the Jet Propulsion Laboratory in California.