cosmonaut


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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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Chairman of the National Space Agency of Kazakhstan Talgat Musabayev and Hungary's first cosmonaut Bertalan Farkas discussed space cooperation between Kazakhstan and Hungary.
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Alexander Volkov lived on board the Mir space station for four months in 1988 and is now commander of the cosmonaut team at the cosmonaut training centre in Russia.
One cosmonaut duo boarded the station the following month and stayed for 50 days, after which they moved to the older Salyut 7 station for 50 more and then came back to Mir for 25, finally returning to earth.
MOSKOVA (CyHAN)- Expedition 41/42 Soyuz Commander Alexander Samokutyaev and Flight Engineer Elena Serova of the Russian Federal Space Agency (Roscosmos), NASA Flight Engineer Barry Wilmore, and their backups, Gennady Padalka and Mikhail Kornienko of Roscosmos and Scott Kelly of NASA, participated in traditional ceremonies at the Gagarin Cosmonaut Training Center in Star City, Russia, outside Moscow.
Cosmonaut Salidzhan Sharipov has planted the flag of Uzbekistan at the North Pole, the Turkish new agency Dunya Bulteni reported.
A Soyuz landing capsule with Russian cosmonaut Gennady Padalka, Danish astronaut Andreas Mogensen and Kazakh cosmonaut Aydin Aimbetov has successfully landed in a designated area in Kazakhstan, a representative of the Russian Mission Control Center said early on Saturday.
Kazakh cosmonaut Aidyn Aimbetov is ready to replace British singer Sarah Brightman, who cancelled her travel to the International Space Station as a space tourist, a top official at the Kazakh National Aerospace Committee Kazcosmos said on Tuesday, reports RIA Novosti.
Roskosmos cosmonaut Mikhail Korniyenko and NASA astronaut Scott Kelly will talk to RT's Peter Scott in an exclusive interview with the channel on April 21.
A COSMONAUT and "hero of the Soviet Union" has joined two North Wales professors in launching space technology talks at a prestigious Moscow conference.