Definition of Rocket base
1. Noun. A military base for rocket missiles.
Category relationships: Armed Forces, Armed Services, Military, Military Machine, War Machine
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Literary usage of Rocket base
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1. A Journal of Natural Philosophy, Chemistry and the Arts by William Nicholson (1811)
"... (which is the t. of olir hypotheses concerning the law of resistance), w putting r for the radius of the rocket's base or of tl of the rocket ; f = the ..."
2. A Dictionary of English Plant-names by James Britten, Robert Holland (1886)
"Bot Commonly so called in gardens. Rocket, Base. See Base Rocket. Rocket, Bastard. Sinapis arvensis, L.—Prior, p. 196. Rocket, Blue. ..."
3. Capital (1888)
"Unless, of course, tbey acted in defence of something »ith which they are not generally believed to be associated, such as the West German rocket base, ..."
4. Brazil by Anton Jakob, Fernanda Cordoeiro, Claus Jäke (1999)
"Electricity only arrived in this dilapidated village in 1988 after the Brazilian government began building a rocket base nearby. ..."