propulsion

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Medieval Latin propulsio, propulsionis, from the past participle of Latin propello (to drive forward, drive forth, drive away, drive out).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /pɹəˈpʌlʃən/

Noun[edit]

propulsion (countable and uncountable, plural propulsions)

  1. The action of driving or pushing, typically forward or onward; a propulsive force or impulse.

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French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Medieval Latin propulsio, propulsionem, from Latin propulsus.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /pʁɔ.pyl.sjɔ̃/

Noun[edit]

propulsion f (plural propulsions)

  1. propulsion

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