Propellant sentence examples

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  • The employment of guncotton as a propellant was possible only after the discovery that it could be gelatinized or made into a colloid by the action of so called solvents, e.g.

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  • His name is chiefly known in connexion with ozone, which he began to investigate in 1839, and with guncotton, which he prepared and applied as a propellant in fire-arms early in 1846.

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  • The satellites have sufficient on-board propellant to maintain their orbit stations for at least 5 years.

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  • The propellant cordite was an essential component of ammunition during the First World War, and the solvent acetone was used in its manufacture.

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  • propellant missiles, were successful, at least on paper.

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  • propellant gas required to make smoke.

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  • aerosol propellant at one of its operating centers in Lancashire.

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  • Similarly, its violently exothermic reaction with hydrazine made this an extremely powerful propellant combination for rocket fuel in the late 1950s.

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  • In addition, Iraqi attempts to buy ammonium perchlorate, an oxidiser for solid propellant missiles, were successful, at least on paper.

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  • No differences were found between inhalers containing either propellant.

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  • These use liquid propellant set off by a jolt of high current through tungsten wire.

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  • propellant tank sections, which are largely wound carbon fiber structures.

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  • propellant charges.

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  • propellant rocket engine.

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  • As part of the service offering TDG will manage stocks of aerosol propellant at one of its operating centers in Lancashire.

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  • Helium pressurized rocket propellant and rocket fuel provides takeoff and thruster power.

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  • The motor contains solid fuel propellant and can accelerate the rocket to several hundred miles an hour in some cases.

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