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space shuttle

noun

Simple Definition of space shuttle

  • : a spacecraft that can be used more than once and that carries people into outer space and back to Earth

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of space shuttle

  1. :  a reusable spacecraft designed to transport people and cargo between earth and space

1969

First Known Use of space shuttle

1969

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SPACE SHUTTLE Defined for Kids

space shuttle

noun

Definition of space shuttle for Students

  1. :  a spacecraft designed to transport people and cargo between earth and space that can be used repeatedly





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