One of the mysteries of the English language finally explained.
Resembling a jet.
Early 17th century; earliest use found in Joshua Sylvester (d. 1618), poet and translator. From jet + -like<br>late 19th century; earliest use found in Richard Proctor (1837–1888), astronomer and science writer. From jet + -like.
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