Definition of Delta-v

1. Noun. (physics) A vector change in velocity, especially a small change as a result of a corresponding change in some other parameter ¹

2. Noun. (context: astronautics) the maximum change in the scalar speed of a rocket if the rocket were operated in a vacuum away from external forces ¹

3. Noun. (context: astronautics) a minimum scalar requirement for rocket delta-v to be able to achieve a particular manoeuvre ¹

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Delta-v

delta(1)-tetrahydrocannabinolic acid synthase
delta(5)-3 beta-hydroxysteroid dehydrogenase
delta(8)-delta(7)-sterol isomerase
delta-(alpha-aminoadipyl)cysteinylvalinedisulfide reductase
delta-1-piperideine-6-carboxylate dehydrogenase
delta-15 desaturase
delta-22 fatty acid desaturase
delta-22 sterol desaturase
delta-cadinene synthase
delta-sigma converter
delta-sigma converters
delta-v (current term)
delta5-3beta-hydroxysteroid acyltransferase
delta 14-sterol reductase
delta 24-sterol methyltransferase
delta agent
delta alcoholism
delta antigen
delta bilirubin
delta blues
delta cell of anterior lobe of hypophysis
delta cell of pancreas
delta chain
delta check
delta connection
delta fornicis

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