spaceflight

noun space·flight \ ˈspās-ˌflīt \
Updated on: 20 Apr 2018

Definition of spaceflight

: flight beyond the earth's atmosphere

Examples of spaceflight in a Sentence

  1. a history of human spaceflight

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First Known Use of spaceflight

1931

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Definition of spaceflight for English Language Learners

  • : flight into outer space in a spacecraft



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