Definition of mission control
: the group of people on the ground who direct or control the flight of a spacecraft The astronauts received a message from mission control.
Word by Word Definitions
: to send on or entrust with a mission
: to carry on a religious mission among or in
: of or relating to a style used in the early Spanish missions of the southwestern U.S.
: of, relating to, or having the characteristic of a style of plain heavy usually oak furniture originating in the U.S. in the early part of the 20th century
: an act or instance of controlling
: power or authority to guide or manage
: skill in the use of a tool, instrument, technique, or artistic medium
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