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rockair

[′räk‚er]
(aerospace engineering)
A high-altitude sounding system consisting of a small solid-propellant research rocket carried aloft by an aircraft; the rocket is fired while the aircraft is in vertical ascent.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific & Technical Terms, 6E, Copyright © 2003 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
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