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The landing of a spacecraft or missile in water.
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1. (Astronautics) the controlled landing of a spacecraft on water at the end of a space flight
2. (Astronautics) the time scheduled for this event
(Astronautics) (intr, adverb) (of a spacecraft) to make a splashdown
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the landing of a space vehicle in a body of water, esp. the ocean.
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|Noun||1.||splashdown - a landing of a spacecraft in the sea at the end of a space flight|
landing - the act of coming down to the earth (or other surface); "the plane made a smooth landing"; "his landing on his feet was catlike"
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Collins Spanish Dictionary - Complete and Unabridged 8th Edition 2005 © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1971, 1988 © HarperCollins Publishers 1992, 1993, 1996, 1997, 2000, 2003, 2005
splashdown[ˈsplæʃdaʊn] n → amerrissage m
Collins English/French Electronic Resource. © HarperCollins Publishers 2005
splashdown[ˈsplæʃˌdaʊn] n → ammaraggio
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