Meaning of “solid fuel” in the English Dictionary


"solid fuel" in English

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solid fuelnoun [ C or U ]

uk /ˌsɒl.ɪd ˈfjʊəl/ us /ˌsɑː.lɪd ˈfjʊəl/

Examples from literature

  • Rubber is also now being used as a raw material in the production of solid fuel for rockets and other types of spacecraft. 
  • Solid fuel is safer and more convenient to transport than liquid fuels, like gasoline. 

(Definition of “solid fuel” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)