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rock·et·ry

 (rŏk′ĭ-trē)
n.
The science and technology of rocket design, construction, and flight.

rocketry

(ˈrɒkɪtrɪ)
n
(Astronautics) the science and technology of the design, operation, maintenance, and launching of rockets

rock•et•ry

(ˈrɒk ɪ tri)

n.
the science of rocket design, development, and flight.
[1925–30]

rocketry

the science and technology of rocket design and manufacture.
See also: Aviation
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.rocketry - the branch of engineering science that studies rocket design and operation
applied science, engineering science, technology, engineering - the discipline dealing with the art or science of applying scientific knowledge to practical problems; "he had trouble deciding which branch of engineering to study"
Translations
fuséologie

rocketry

[ˈrɒkɪtrɪ] Ncohetería f

rocketry

nRaketentechnik f; (= rockets)Raketen pl

rocketry

[ˈrɒkɪtrɪ] n (science) → missilistica; (rockets collectively) → missili mpl
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