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NASA

 (năs′ə)
abbr.
National Aeronautics and Space Administration
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NASA

(ˈnæsə)
(in the US) n acronym for
(Astronautics) National Aeronautics and Space Administration
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NASA

(ˈnæs ə)

n.
National Aeronautics and Space Administration.
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.NASA - an independent agency of the United States government responsible for aviation and spaceflightNASA - an independent agency of the United States government responsible for aviation and spaceflight
independent agency - an agency of the United States government that is created by an act of Congress and is independent of the executive departments
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Translations

NASA

[ˈnæsə] N ABBR (US) =National Aeronautics and Space AdministrationNASA f
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NASA

[ˈnæsə] n abbr (US) (=National Aeronautics and Space Administration) → NASA f
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NASA

[ˈnæsə] n abbr (Am) =National Aeronautics and Space AdministrationN.A.S.A. f
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