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splashdown

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noun splash·down \ˈsplash-ˌdau̇n\

Simple Definition of splashdown

  • : the landing of a spacecraft in the ocean

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of splashdown

  1. :  the landing of a manned spacecraft in the ocean

splash down

intransitive verb

1959

First Known Use of splashdown

1959

Rhymes with splashdown


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