Bussard-ramjet definition

(astronautics) A fusion rocket that gathers fuel from the interstellar medium through attraction via a magnetic field, functioning akin to a regular ramjet.
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Noun

Singular:
bussard-ramjet
Plural:
bussard-ramjets

Origin of bussard-ramjet

  • Robert W. Bussard + ramjet

    From Wiktionary