What does ion engine mean?

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. ion engine(noun)

    a type of reaction-propulsion engine to propel rockets in space; a stream of positive ions is accelerated to a high velocity by an electric field


  1. ion engine(Noun)

    a type of spacecraft propulsion, whereby electric fields accelerate ions out the exhaust to provide motive force


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of ion engine in Chaldean Numerology is: 1

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of ion engine in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2

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