multistage rocket

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a rocket having two or more rocket engines (each with its own fuel) that are fired in succession and jettisoned when the fuel is exhausted

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Right and left of me, in the dim light, I saw the half-completed foundations of new houses in their first stage of existence.
While the mistress of the home is gradually subsiding from the first stage to the second, take a look at the home.
Dunster, in this first stage of his convalescence, was perhaps difficult to please, for he did not like the look of the doctor, either.
Sometimes, in the first stages of the manufacture, the substance is impregnated with a vegetable juice, which gives it a permanent colour.
Works on designing ASU UZiDeD and work on the implementation of the first stage of the AC AUDiD (hereinafter referred to as the Works) in accordance with Section 5 of the Terms of Reference (Appendix No.
This doesn't even account for the price reduction that many customers flying on a 'used' first stage will likely demand.
But Iran said it was the first stages of the two-stage missiles that fell in Iraq while the second stages went on to strike targets in Syria.
It includes candidates who have been confirmed at the first stage and who may be re-classified in a pre-selected specialty listed in the competition card and unassigned candidate students.
Conclusion: Use of hyoscine butylbromide allows reduction in the mean duration of first stage of labour as compared to the control group.
In 2015, the Ministry of Transport and Communications opened some parts before traffic for 62 km long including 18 km of the first part and 44 km of the second part or 56% of the length of the first stage.
For Egyptians residing outside Egypt, the first stage is to take place on 21 and 22March while the second stage is to take place on 25 and 26April.
The first stage is expected to complete in 2019, with costs estimated as being between $4.
On the other hand, it decreases the players' expected payoffs in the second stage and therefore will decrease the players' induced values (real values) in the first stage which are based on their expected payoffs in the second stage.
28 March 2014 - Russian telecom major Rostelecom OAO (MCX:RTKM) on Friday said it had closed the first stage of its mobile joint venture deal with Tele2 Russia, securing 45% of the venture's votes and a 26% economic interest.
Vnesheconombank's financing will give a powerful stimulus not only to our efforts on completing construction of Elga Coal Complex's first stage, but also to the social and economic development of the Republic of Sakha (Yakutia) and the Far East as a whole.