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solid fuel

n
1. (General Engineering) a domestic or industrial fuel, such as coal or coke, that is a solid rather than an oil or gas
2. (Astronautics) Also called: solid propellant a rocket fuel that is a solid rather than a liquid or a gas
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solid fuel

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solid

(ˈsolid) adjective
1. not easily changing shape; not in the form of liquid or gas. Water becomes solid when it freezes; solid substances.
2. not hollow. The tyres of the earliest cars were solid.
3. firm and strongly made (and therefore sound and reliable). That's a solid piece of furniture; His argument is based on good solid facts/reasoning.
4. completely made of one substance. This bracelet is made of solid gold; We dug till we reached solid rock.
5. without breaks, gaps or flaws. The policemen formed themselves into a solid line; They are solid in their determination to strike.
6. having height, breadth and width. A cube is a solid figure.
7. consecutive; without a pause. I've been working for six solid hours.
adverb
without interruption; continuously. She was working for six hours solid.
noun
1. a substance that is solid. Butter is a solid but milk is a liquid.
2. a shape that has length, breadth and height.
ˌsoliˈdarity (-ˈdӕrə-) noun
the uniting of the interests, feelings or actions (of a group). We must try to preserve our solidarity.
soˈlidify (-difai) verb
to make or become solid.
soˌlidifiˈcation (-difi-) noun
soˈlidity noun
ˈsolidness noun
ˈsolidly adverb
1. firmly; strongly. solidly-built houses.
2. continuously. I worked solidly from 8.30 a.m. till lunchtime.
3. unanimously. We're solidly in agreement with your suggestions.
solid fuel
a fuel, such as coal, that is solid rather than an oil or gas.
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Request for quotations : purchase of solid fuel heating boiler
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The short range ballistic missile Bader-1P was developed from the local Badr-1 missile and is powered by solid fuel, with a precision of 3 meters.
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"While many previous studies have suggested a link between solid fuel use and Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease ( COPD ), most of them focused on changes in lung function, rather than hospital admissions or deaths," said lead author Ka Hung Chan.
Summary: TEHRAN (FNA)- A senior Iranian official underlined the country's capability to export the technology needed for the production of solid fuel for missiles.
This study assessed the association between solid fuel use for cooking and cardiovascular death, as well as the potential impact of switching from solid to clean fuel (electricity or gas).
Professor Zhengming Chen added: 'Switching to electricity or gas weakened the impact of previous solid fuel use, suggesting that the negative association may be reversible.'
The licensee will develop the Berkeley County Recycling and Recovery Facility using Accordant's patented technologies to process 50 tons per hour of mixed municipal solid waste, recovering recyclable materials for sale in commodities markets, and producing a renewable solid fuel, ReEngineered Feedstock, from non-recyclables.
The cheapest heating is that of solid fuel - just over BGN 100.