propulsion Meaning in the Cambridge Learner’s Dictionary
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Meaning of “propulsion” - Learner’s Dictionary

propulsion

noun [U]
 
 
/prəˈpʌlʃən/
a force that pushes something forward: jet propulsionEnergy, force and powerPower and intensity
Translations of “propulsion”
in Chinese (Traditional) 推進, 推動力…
in Russian движущая сила…
in Turkish itici güç, itme kuvveti…
in Chinese (Simplified) 推进, 推动力…
in Polish napęd…
(Definition of propulsion from the Cambridge Learner’s Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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