(Austral, slang) very good; excellent
the portion of the flight of a ballistic missile or spacecraft during which the booster and sustainer engines operate to bring it near or to peak velocity.
a person or thing that boosts, especially an energetic and enthusiastic supporter. Electricity. a device connected in series with a current for increasing or decreasing the nominal circuit voltage. Railroads. any machine, device, phenomenon, etc., that helps to move a train, as a tailwind, downgrade, roller bearings, or especially a helper locomotive. Military. an explosive […]
either of a pair of electric cables having clamps at each end and used for starting the engine of a vehicle whose battery is dead.