Astronautics Vocabulary

The Astronautics Vocabulary is a glossary of terms that pertain to the science and technology of spaceflight. This alphabetical list can be navigated by clicking on the letters A-Z displayed on this page.

Definition of propellant

Translation: propergol

Definition: One or more substances used for the chemical generation of gas at the controlled rates required to provide thrust.

Other Definition: None

Synonym: None