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launchpads

noun
plural of launchpad

Synonyms of launchpads

an area from which a rocket is launched often used figuratively
  • The TV cameras were focused on the launchpad as the time for liftoff approached.
  • The program she hosted on local radio was the launchpad for her network career.

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launchpad

launchpads

launder

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“Launchpads.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/launchpads. Accessed 2 Oct. 2022.

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