multi propellant

propellant

[pruh-pel-uhnt]
noun
1.
a propelling agent.
2.
the charge of explosive used to propel the projectile from a gun.
3.
a substance, usually a mixture of fuel and oxidizer, for propelling a rocket.
4.
a compressed inert gas that serves to dispense the contents of an aerosol container when the pressure is released.

Origin:
1915–20; propel + -ant

multipropellant, noun

propellant, propellent.
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propellant or propellent (prəˈpɛlənt)
 
n
1.  something that provides or causes propulsion, such as the explosive charge in a gun or the fuel in a rocket
2.  the gas used to carry the liquid droplets in an aerosol spray
 
propellent or propellent
 
n

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