Last modified on 14 January 2014, at 09:38

solid rocket

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EtymologyEdit

solid [fuel] + rocket.

NounEdit

solid rocket (plural solid rockets)

  1. A rocket engine that uses a solid propellant that, when combusted, generates gases which are used for rocket propulsion.
  2. A rocket that uses such an engine

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