throttleable

[ throt-l-uh-buh l ]
/ ˈθrɒt l ə bəl /

adjective Rocketry.

capable of having the thrust varied.

Nearby words

  1. throstle,
  2. throttle,
  3. throttle lever,
  4. throttle valve,
  5. throttle-body injection,
  6. throttlebottom,
  7. throttlehold,
  8. through,
  9. through a glass darkly,
  10. through and through

Origin of throttleable

First recorded in 1955–60; throttle + -able

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