noun splash·down \ˈsplash-ˌdan\

: the landing of a spacecraft in the ocean

Full Definition of SPLASHDOWN

:  the landing of a manned spacecraft in the ocean
splash down intransitive verb

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Rhymes with SPLASHDOWN


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