space station


: a large spacecraft in which people live for long periods of time in order to do research and experiments

Full Definition of SPACE STATION

:  a large artificial satellite designed to be occupied for long periods and to serve as a base (as for scientific observation) —called also space platform

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SPACE STATION Defined for Kids

space station


Definition of SPACE STATION for Kids

:  an artificial satellite designed to stay in orbit permanently and to be occupied by humans for long periods


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