Definition of manned in English:

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manned

Pronunciation: /mand/

adjective

(Especially of an aircraft or spacecraft) having a human crew: a manned mission to Mars
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  • The Air Force currently suffers from a critical shortage of aviators for manned aircraft.
  • It is logical to assume that understanding the solar system environment is just as important to the vision as building the next generation of manned spacecraft.
  • Developing a new manned spacecraft in addition to larger launch vehicles becomes an expensive proposition.

Words that rhyme with manned

and, band, bland, brand, expand, firsthand, gland, grand, hand, land, misunderstand, offhand, rand, righthand, Samarkand, sand, stand, strand, thirdhand, underhand, undermanned, understand, unplanned, untanned, withstand

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Syllabification: manned

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