space suit

noun
|Updated on: 19 Jun 2018

Definition of space suit

1 : a suit equipped with life supporting provisions to make life in space possible for its wearer
2 : g suit

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First Known Use of space suit

1929

in the meaning defined at sense 1

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SPACE SUIT Defined for English Language Learners

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Definition of space suit for English Language Learners

  • : a special suit that is designed to keep astronauts alive in outer space


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space suit

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Definition of space suit for Students

: a suit that covers the entire body and is equipped to keep its wearer alive in space

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