takeoff booster

takeoff booster
noun
the first stage of a multistage rocket
Derivationally related forms: ↑boost (for: ↑booster)
Hypernyms: ↑rocket, ↑rocket engine
Part Holonyms: ↑multistage rocket, ↑step rocket

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