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  • deboost — (ˈ)dē, də̇ˌ noun Etymology: de + boost (I) : the process of slowing down a spacecraft before deboost into low orbit C.J.Sitomer …   Useful english dictionary

  • de|boost — «dee BOOST», verb, noun. –v.i. to reduce the thrust of a spacecraft or missile in flight, especially in order to lower the orbiting altitude of a spacecraft or to slow down a warhead before impact: »This combination would prevent anti ballistic… …   Useful english dictionary

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