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PROPELLANTS




   • additive
   • aluminum, powdered
   • ammonium perchlorate
   • anergolic propellant
   • anhydrous propellant
   • aniline
   • auto-igniting propellant
   • auto-ignition temperature

   • bipropellant
   • black powder
   • bonded grain

   • cast propellant
   • catalyst
   • chemical fuel
   • colloidal propellant
   • composite propellant
   • cordite
   • cryogenic propellant

   • dual thrust

   • elasticizer

   • gaseous propellant
   • gelled propellant
   • grain

   • HAN (hydroxylammonium nitrate)
   • hybrid propellant
   • hydrazine
   • hydrogen
   • hydrogen peroxide
   • hypergolic propellant

   • ideal burning
   • inhibitor
   • initiator
   • IRFNA (inhibited fuming nitric acid)

   • kerosene

   • liquid hydrogen (LH2)
   • liquid oxygen (LOX)
   • liquid propellant

   • MMH (monomethyl hydrazine)
   • monopropellant
   • multipropellant

   • nitric acid
   • nitrogen tetroxide
   • nuclear fuel

   • oxidizer
   • oxidizer-to-fuel ratio

   • petroleum-based propellant
   • propellant
   • propellant mass ratio
   • propellant storage
   • propellant stratification
   • propellant utilization

   • reactant
   • RFNA (red fuming nitric acid)
   • RP-1

   • solid propellant

   • trapped propellant

   • UDMH (unsymmetrical dimethylhydrazine)

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