bipropellant

noun bi·pro·pel·lant \ ˌbī-prə-ˈpe-lənt \

Definition of bipropellant

: a rocket propellant consisting of separate fuel and oxidizer that come together only in a combustion chamber

First Known Use of bipropellant

1947

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