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 (kə-năv′ər-əl, -năv′rəl), Cape
A sandy promontory extending into the Atlantic Ocean from a barrier island on the east-central coast of Florida. Named Cape Kennedy from 1963 to 1973, it is the site of NASA's Kennedy Space Center, the launching area for US space missions.
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(Placename) Cape Canaveral a cape on the E coast of Florida: site of the US Air Force Missile Test Centre, from which the majority of US space missions have been launched. Former name (1963–73): Cape Kennedy
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(kəˈnæv ər əl)

Cape, a cape on the E coast of Florida: site of John F. Kennedy Space Center. Formerly (1963–73), Cape Kennedy.
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