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space·walk

or space walk  (spās′:wôlk′)
n.
A stint of extravehicular activity by an astronaut in space.

space′walk′ v.
space′walk′er n.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.space walk - any kind of physical activity outside a spacecraft by one of the crewspace walk - any kind of physical activity outside a spacecraft by one of the crew
activity - any specific behavior; "they avoided all recreational activity"
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