exhaust velocity

noun Rocketry.
the velocity, relative to a rocket, at which exhaust gases leave the nozzle of the rocket's engine.
Dictionary.com Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2014.
Cite This Source Link To exhaust-velocity
Explore Dictionary.com
Previous Definition: exhaust-trail
Next Definition: exhausted
Words Near: exhaust-velocity
More from Thesaurus.com
Synonyms and Antonyms for exhaust-velocity
More from Reference.com
Search for articles containing exhaust-velocity
Dictionary.com Word FAQs

Dictionary.com presents 366 FAQs, incorporating some of the frequently asked questions from the past with newer queries.

Copyright © 2014 Dictionary.com, LLC. All rights reserved.
  • Please Login or Sign Up to use the Recent Searches feature