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rocket

noun [C] (DEVICE) 装置     /ˈrɒk.ɪt/ US  /ˈrɑː.kɪt/
a large cylindrical object which moves very fast by forcing out burning gases, and which is used for space travel or as a weapon 火箭;火箭发动机;火箭弹 They launched a rocket to the planet Venus. 他们向金星发射了一枚火箭。 The rebels were firing anti-tank rockets. 叛军在发射反坦克火箭弹。 Bombs and missilesSpace travel
( also skyrocket) a type of firework that flies up into the air before exploding 焰火;烟花;火箭式空中大烟火 Fireworks
(Definition of rocket noun (DEVICE) from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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