bi propellant

bipropellant

[bahy-pruh-pel-uhnt]
noun Rocketry.
a missile or rocket propellant, composed of fuel and oxidizer, the components of which are kept in separate compartments prior to combustion.

Origin:
1945–50; bi-1 + propellant

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bipropellant (ˌbaɪprəˈpɛlənt)
 
n
Compare monopropellant Also called: dipropellant a rocket propellant consisting of two substances, usually a fuel and an oxidizer

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