Try Our Apps


Avoid these words. Seriously.

reaction chamber

(engineering) the chamber in a rocket engine in which the reaction or combustion of fuel occurs
Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition
© William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1979, 1986 © HarperCollins
Publishers 1998, 2000, 2003, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2012
Cite This Source
Examples from the Web for reaction chamber
Historical Examples
  • "Go below and suit up to go into the reaction chamber," he ordered.

    Danger in Deep Space Carey Rockwell
  • The shock of that sudden release had jarred the whole atmosphere inside the reaction chamber, and the bleeder valve had let go.

    The Bramble Bush Gordon Randall Garrett
  • The big cadet hurriedly donned a lead-lined protective suit and entered the reaction chamber.

    Danger in Deep Space Carey Rockwell

Word of the Day

Nearby words for reaction chamber

Word Value for reaction

Scrabble Words With Friends