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cos·mo·naut

 (kŏz′mə-nôt′)
n.
A Russian or Soviet astronaut.

[Russian kosmonavt : Greek kosmos, universe + Greek nautēs, sailor; see nāu- in Indo-European roots.]

cosmonaut

(ˈkɒzməˌnɔːt)
n
(Astronautics) an astronaut, esp in the former Soviet Union
[C20: from Russian kosmonavt, from cosmo- + Greek nautēs sailor; compare Argonaut]

cos•mo•naut

(ˈkɒz məˌnɔt, -ˌnɒt)

n.
a Russian or Soviet astronaut.
[1955–60; cosmo- + (aero) naut, representing Russian kosmonávt]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.cosmonaut - a person trained to travel in a spacecraftcosmonaut - a person trained to travel in a spacecraft; "the Russians called their astronauts cosmonauts"
traveler, traveller - a person who changes location
spacewalker - an astronaut who is active outside a spacecraft in outer space

cosmonaut

noun astronaut, spaceman, space pilot, space cadet two cosmonauts are marooned on the Soviet space station, Mir
Translations
رائِد فَضاء
kosmonaut
astronautkosmonaut
geimfari
kozmonaut

cosmonaut

[ˈkɒzmənɔːt] Ncosmonauta mf

cosmonaut

[ˈkɒzmənɔːt] ncosmonaute mf

cosmonaut

nKosmonaut(in) m(f)

cosmonaut

[ˈkɒzməˌnɔːt] ncosmonauta m/f

cosmic

(ˈkozmik) adjective
having to do with the universe or outer space. cosmic rays.
ˈcosmonaut (-noːt) noun
a person who travels in space; an astronaut.
the cosmos (ˈkozmos) , ((American) -məs)
the universe.
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Culture Secretary John Whittingdale has met with Russian Deputy Prime Minister Olga Golodets ahead of the Cosmonauts exhibition.
After two days in orbit maneuvering past space debris, the historic 500th Soyuz capsule carrying Russian and Kazakh cosmonauts and a Danish astronaut, docked with the with the International Space Station.
Highlights will include Vostok 6, the capsule flown by Valentina Tereshkova, the first woman in space, and examples of the fascinating gadgets the early cosmonauts needed - including a shower, toilet, medical instruments and survival kits for crash landings.
The deputy chairman of Kazcosmos, Meirbek Moldabekov, said plans to train cosmonauts for flights to the International Space Station were mulled in 2009, but were postponed because of a global financial crisis.
ISLAMABAD -- The Russian Federal Space Agency (Roscosmos) has revealed plans to build an orbiting outpost and land cosmonauts on the moon once the International Space Station (ISS) is mothballed next decade.
The living organisms were found in space when the cosmonauts were cleaning the vessel while on a spacewalk.
13, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Two Russian cosmonauts aboard the International Space Station will venture outside the orbiting outpost Monday, Aug.
Volk served as the head of the cosmonauts training for the Buran programme.
Russian cosmonauts still carry semi-automatic guns in space and on-board the ISS (International Space Station) the guns that are found on-board belong to the Russians.
CAPE CANAVERAL, Florida, Shawwal 15, 1434, Aug 22, 2013, SPA -- Two Russian cosmonauts are spacewalking for the second time in less than a week, AP reported.
The spacewalk by two Russian cosmonauts with the Sochi 2014 Olympic torch will be an historic moment in the history of the Olympic torch relay.
Summary: Two veteran cosmonauts have floated outside the International Space Station to prepare the orbital outpost for a new module.