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solid propellant

noun
1.
a rocket propellant in solid form, usually containing a mixture or combination of fuel and oxidizer.
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  • But if you use a rocket engine with solid propellant, it will feel hot.
  • The small solid propellant igniter in each booster ignites the propellant at launch.

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