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Glossary of Rocket Terminology

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Glossary of Rocket Terminology

It is a Glossary list, in alphabetical order, of the many terms used in Rocket Technology.

The List are provided as A to Z Separate listing for each Alphabet and does not require Internet connectivity

Rocket or rocket vehicle is a missile, spacecraft, aircraft or other vehicle which obtains thrust from a rocket engine. In all rockets, the exhaust is formed entirely from propellants carried within the rocket before use. Rocket engines work by action and reaction. Rocket engines push rockets forwards simply by throwing their exhaust backwards extremely fast.