Definition of Rocket range

1. Noun. A firing range for rocket missiles.

Generic synonyms: Firing Range, Target Range



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Lexicographical Neighbors of Rocket Range

rocket larkspur
rocket launcher
rocket launchers
rocket launching
rocket motor
rocket pack
rocket packs
rocket plane
rocket pod
rocket pods
rocket propellant
rocket propelled grenade
rocket propelled grenades
rocket propellent
rocket propulsion
rocket range (current term)
rocket salad
rocket science
rocket scientist
rocket scientists
rocket ship
rocket stage
rocket up
rocketed
rocketeer
rocketeers
rocketer
rocketers
rocketing
rocketless

Literary usage of Rocket range

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1. Chambers's Encyclopaedia: A Dictionary of Universal Knowledge for the People (1868)
"The stick for a 32-lb. rocket is 18 feet in length, and the maximum Congreve rocket range 3500 yards. The range can be also increased by discharging the ..."

2. Chambers's Encyclopædia: A Dictionary of Universal Knowledge (1868)
"The stick for a 32-lb. rocket is 18 feet in length, and the maximum Congreve Rocket, range 3500 yards. The range can be abo increased by discharging the ..."

3. Capital (1888)
"Exactly what purpose this mysterious rocket range serves is not generally known. The West Germans claim it is purely experimental, has no military ..."

4. A Journal of Natural Philosophy, Chemistry and the Arts by William Nicholson (1810)
"... but the distance to which rocket range* on the earth's surface being so very small compared with its circumference, the errour arising from the contrary ..."

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