anchor rocket


Definition of anchor rocket

: a rocket with flukes like an anchor used in the lifesaving service in carrying a line to a wrecked vessel

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First Known Use of anchor rocket

1823, in the meaning defined above

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“Anchor rocket.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 26 Nov. 2020.

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