OTHER WORDS FROM propulsionpro·pul·sive [pruh-puhl-siv], /prəˈpʌl sɪv/, pro·pul·so·ry, adjective
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This means that they only lost 3% of the energy they used versus 73% for combustion propulsion.Use today’s tech solutions to meet the climate crisis and do it profitably|Walter Thompson|February 12, 2021|TechCrunch
Find yourself a high-quality snorkel valve with a panoramic view and comfortable water-tight seal to pair with flexible, responsive fins that support your legs with the proper propulsion.The best scuba and snorkel fins for divers of all abilities|PopSci Commerce Team|January 25, 2021|Popular-Science
The advanced reactor was loaded with decades of enriched uranium fuel that made steam for propulsion and electrical power so we could disappear under the waves indefinitely without returning to port.How a Nuclear Submarine Officer Learned to Live in Tight Quarters - Issue 94: Evolving|Steve Weiner|December 30, 2020|Nautilus
BRP is a global leader in the world of powersports vehicles, propulsion systems, and boats.
With the MEV-1′s electric thruster replacing the aging satellite’s spent chemical propulsion, the hardware can add another five years to the vehicle’s lifespan.
It is adopting technology—in rocket propulsion, composite construction, and aerodynamic refinements—already in use elsewhere.
These mostly focus on propulsion and transport, but 4M is a different concept.Luxembourg and China Team Up on Private Mission to the Moon|Matthew R. Francis|October 26, 2014|DAILY BEAST
It certainly cannot sail under its own power, as 80 percent of the electricity generated on board is used for propulsion.Carnival Cruise Alum Jay Herring On What It’s Like Aboard the Triumph|Jay Herring|March 13, 2013|DAILY BEAST
It seemed to lie flush with the ground; there was no visible means of either support or propulsion.
They are about fifty feet long, fish-shaped, heavily armored and have some unknown method of propulsion.
No one talks of the liver secreting bile, or of the heart acting for the propulsion of the blood, by instinct.Aids to Reflection|Samuel Taylor Coleridge
Gauthier proposed to use that engine in the propulsion of paddle-wheels placed at the side of the vessel.
The screw was found to possess many advantages over the paddle-wheel as an instrument for ship-propulsion.