Spacecraft - definition, pronunciation, transcription

Amer.  |ˈspeɪskræft|  American pronunciation of the word spacecraft
Brit.  |ˈspeɪskrɑːft|  British pronunciation of the word spacecraft

noun

- a craft capable of traveling in outer space; technically, a satellite around the sun

Examples

The spacecraft rocketed into outer space.

The spacecraft is nearing the end of its useful life.

the spacecraft detected an envelope of gas around the comet

the separated spacecraft will return to their home bases

Word forms

noun
singular: spacecraft
plural: spacecraft
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