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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

Something that causes another thing to move forward.

Usage examples (34)
  • They used jet fuel for rocket propellant in the first tests.
  • propellant fuel for submarines
  • For nearly all spacecraft, the propulsion system, including the propellant, is a major fraction of the spacecraft.
  • And if we didn't have them, we'd have to use a lot of propellant, which is very inefficient. for more
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