What does nose cone mean?

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. nose cone, ogive(noun)

    front consisting of the conical head of a missile or rocket that protects the payload from heat during its passage through the atmosphere


  1. nose cone(Noun)

    The forwardmost part of an aircraft, rocket or missile; it is shaped to minimise aerodynamic resistance


  1. Nose cone

    The term nose cone is used to refer to the forwardmost section of a rocket, guided missile or aircraft. The cone is shaped to offer minimum aerodynamic resistance. Nose cones are also designed for travel in and under water and in high speed land vehicles.


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of nose cone in Chaldean Numerology is: 4

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of nose cone in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9

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  1. Ryan Hunter-Reay:

    Just to be an innocent bystander like that and get hit in the head with a nose cone is a scary thought, he has a family, just like I do. He's a great friend, a teammate. Can't say enough about the guy on and off the racetrack.

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