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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The space capsule carrying Russian cosmonaut Alexander Misurkin and two NASA astronauts - Joseph Acaba and Mark Vande Hei - landed at 05:31 Moscow time (02:31).
Vande Hei, Acaba and cosmonaut Alexander Misurkin of the Russian space agency Roscosmos landed at 9:31 p.
He kept trying till Col Valery Korzun, the chief for the first administration of Cosmonaut Training Centre from Star City in Moscow, arranged for five of his pictures of flowers to be taken to space last year.
A Russian Soyuz capsule carrying NASA astronaut Jack Fischer, 43, and Russian cosmonaut Fyodor Yurchikhin, 58, lifted off at 1:13 pm local time/3:13 am EDT (0713 GMT) with a rare empty third seat.
Kimbrough is currently aboard the ISS with two Russian cosmonauts and will be joined by Frenchman Thomas Pesquet, US astronaut Peggy Whitson and Russian cosmonaut Oleg Novitskiy later this month.
NASA plans to air coverage of the departure and landing activities of NASA astronaut Timothy Kopra, European Space Agency astronaut Timothy Peake and Roscosmos cosmonaut Yurk Malenchenko when they depart the International Space Station and return to earth on June 18, 2016, the space administration said.
MOSKOVA (CyHAN)- April 12, 1961, will always be remembered in history as the day when Soviet cosmonaut Yuri Gagarin, who was only 27 years old at the time, became the first man in space.
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.
This NASA photo shows Expedition 43 Russian cosmonaut Mikhail Kornienko of the Russian Federal Space Agency (Roscosmos), (L) Russian cosmonaut Gennady Padalka of Roscosmos, (C), and NASA Astronaut Scott Kelly as they pose for a photograph outside a Soyuz simulator during the second day of qualification exams, March 5, 2015 at the Gagarin Cosmonaut Training Center (GCTC) in Star City, Russia.
A COSMONAUT and "hero of the Soviet Union" has joined two North Wales professors in launching space technology talks at a prestigious Moscow conference.
Melbourne, November 20 ( ANI ): An article in an online magazine has revealed the contents of a Soviet cosmonaut survival kit.