Sorry, no definitions found. Check out and contribute to the discussion of this word!


Sorry, no etymologies found.


  • Reliance on such engines, related hardware and often cost-plus contracts stretching back to the shuttle's heyday are major reasons for the new booster's anticipated hefty price tag, according to Jeff Greason , a leader of the Commercial Space Flight Federation, a trade group that represents backers of commercial-space projects.

    White House Experiences Sticker Shock Over NASA's Plans

  • It's not just that the rules prevent them from driving a booster's Ferrari to Las Vegas for the weekend.

    The Case for Paying College Athletes

  • We will stop "whining" about Clinton and her booster's being liars, when they stop lying.

    Election Central | Talking Points Memo | Hillary Personally Slams Obama Over Reagan Comments

  • And if it turns out the booster's immunity fades with time, too, there will be another booster.

    Archive 2007-03-01

  • E. COLLINS: Well, the crew is -- the booster's just separated, 150,000 feet, and the next big key word that they're looking for is the two engine TAL -- here -- OK, two engine Marone (ph), which means that they lose one engine and they have two good engines left, they can abort across the ocean and land in Spain.

    CNN Transcript Oct 23, 2007

  • The state's executive ethics board has added Jerry Nevin, the UW's director of football relations, to the two current and former UW employees accused of breaking ethics laws by accepting free flights on a UW booster's private jet.

    Archive 2004-05-16

  • RONAD KALISH, BALLISTIC MISSILE DEFENSE ORGANIZATION: We launched the intercept, but we failed to have the kill vehicle separate from the booster's second stage.

    CNN Transcript - Saturday Morning News: Missile Defense Program Heads Back to the Drawing Board - July 8, 2000

  • At this point the liquid-fuel engines on the booster's center section ignited, hurling the remaining package higher, faster, and farther downrange.

    Clear and Present Danger

  • There are telephones all over the walls and the song booster's voice pops out over the salted-peanut section, over the safety-pin and brassware section.

    A Thousand and One Afternoons in Chicago

  • But despite the ballute failure, Armadillo Aerospace officials said the STIG A-3 rocket launch accomplished its primary mission, which was to determine the booster's maximum performance capability to test several modifications that had been made since an earlier December flight of the same vehicle.

    Yahoo! News: Business - Opinion


Log in or sign up to get involved in the conversation. It's quick and easy.