capcom

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noun cap·com \ˈkap-ˌkäm\
variants: or

Capcom

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CapCom

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CAPCOM

Definition of capcom

  1. :  a member of the ground support staff for a manned space mission who is responsible for communicating via radio with the crew during the mission All the astronauts chosen as capcoms automatically become members of a flight's support team, attending training sessions and computer-simulated practice flights along with the actual crew. — Susan Okie

Origin and Etymology of capcom

capsule communicator


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