effective thrust

effective thrust

[ə¦fek·tiv ′thrəst]
(aerospace engineering)
In a rocket motor or engine, the theoretical thrust less the effects of incomplete combustion and friction flow in the nozzle.
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5, while hypersonic engines such as scramjets cannot provide effective thrust at speeds much below Mach 3.
The Cherry Valley cock, although weakened by the cut, gave the Worcester bird several effective thrusts about the head.

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