boost phase


noun Rocketry.

the portion of the flight of a ballistic missile or spacecraft during which the booster and sustainer engines operate to bring it near or to peak velocity.

Nearby words

  1. boor,
  2. boorish,
  3. boorishly,
  4. booshit,
  5. boost,
  6. boost-start,
  7. booster,
  8. booster cable,
  9. booster dose,
  10. booster seat

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