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spacesuit Line breaks: space|suit
Pronunciation: /ˈspeɪssuːt/

Definition of spacesuit in English:

noun

A garment designed to allow an astronaut to survive in space.
Example sentences
  • This is an idea for a spacesuit that will allow astronauts to exercise while working in space.
  • This technology also is useful for astronauts in spacesuits who need to control tools in space.
  • In particular, they point out that the bright white spacesuits worn by the astronauts could have reflected light into regions of shadow.

Words that rhyme with spacesuit

playsuit • swimsuit

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