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blastoff

noun blast·off \ˈblast-ˌf\

: the time when a rocket, missile, etc., begins to rise into the air

Full Definition of BLASTOFF

:  a blasting off (as of a rocket)

Examples of BLASTOFF

  1. <the mission was scrubbed just minutes before blastoff>

First Known Use of BLASTOFF

1939

Related to BLASTOFF

Synonyms
liftoff, launch, takeoff
Antonyms
landing

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