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From Patrono:Xno[[Category:Patrono:Xno derivations|Jettison]] getteson, from Old French getaison (French: would be jetaison like pendaison).

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Jettison

Plural
Jettisons

Jettison (plural Jettisons)
  1. (uncountable) Collectively, items that have been or are about to be ejected from a boat or balloon.
  2. (countable) The action of jettisoning items.

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Infinitive
to Jettison

Third person singular
Jettisons

Simple past
Jettisoned

Past participle
Jettisoned

Present participle
Jettisoning

to Jettison (third-person singular simple present Jettisons, present participle Jettisoning, simple past and past participle Jettisoned)
  1. To eject from a boat, submarine, aircraft, spaceship or hot-air balloon, so as to lighten the load.
    The ballooners had to jettison all of their sand bags to make it over the final hill.
    The jettisoning of fuel tanks.
  2. To let go or get rid of as being useless or defective; discard.

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de:jettison et:jettison el:jettison fa:jettison io:jettison it:jettison ml:jettison nl:jettison pl:jettison pt:jettison fi:jettison sv:jettison ta:jettison vi:jettison zh:jettison

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