A continuous area or expanse which is free, available, or unoccupied
An area rented or sold as business premises
there was not enough space for them all
Attributive designating an electronic communication system in which information is conveyed by the intermittent presence and absence of a signal.
A space in which an individual bed is or is intended to be placed, especially regarded as an area belonging to the bed's occupant, and including the other furniture, possessions, etc., normally adjacent to it.
A large gun which projects a spacecraft into space.
= space laboratory; specifically (as Spacelab) one carried into earth orbit by the American space shuttle between 1983 and 1998.
The era starting when the exploration of space became possible
A long key on a typewriter or computer keyboard for making a space between words
Medicine the space between adjacent vertebral bodies (normally occupied by an intervertebral disc), especially as seen on a radiograph of the spine.
The storage space available for paper files.
Space in the immediate vicinity of the earth; = inner.
A space composed of all quantities that are transformed into zero by some given transformation.
In early use: a space little obstructed by trees, buildings, etc.; a clearing. Later also: specifically a park, garden, etc., without buildings in the midst of an urban area; especially an area designated as such by a municipal authority, government, etc.
A person living in the space age.
Relating to or characteristic of the space age.
Travelling or carried through space.
Bound or limited by the properties of space.
Heading to outer space; destined for (use in) space.
A chamber designed to support human life in space; the crew's quarters in a spacecraft.
A cake containing cannabis, eaten as an intoxicant.
A notional group made up of nations with successful space programmes; (also occasionally) a consortium of nations formed to cooperate in space research and development.
A curve that is not confined to a single plane.
Designating yarn or thread which is dyed in two or more colours at alternating intervals along its length.
A fleet of spacecraft.
A spacecraft (rare).
An act of transporting goods or personnel in space.
Resembling or having the properties of space; specifically designating an interval between two points in space-time that can in principle be observed to be separated only by space (that is, to occur at the same point in time as seen by a moving observer); relating to such an interval.
Music which seeks to convey an impression of space or spatial organization, or to evoke outer space.
An ordering of points, objects, or events in space.
A radio relay station set in space.
A type of progressive rock music characterized by ambient instrumental passages and themes taken from science fiction.
Something which takes up as little space as possible or is designed to make the most economical use of available room.
Suffering from space sickness.
An abstract stage set with little or no scenery, on which lighting effects are typically used to focus on the significant action and suggest different settings.
A wave in three dimension (as opposed to one confined to a plane or a surface).
= phase space.
Time and space regarded as a single entity; specifically = space-time.
Typography the blank areas of a page or other piece of printed matter, as margins, gutters between columns, etc., regarded collectively as an element of layout and design.
An area of limited height under a floor or roof, giving access to wiring and plumbing
Space in a motor vehicle between occupants and a point of impact that can absorb some of the shock of collision
Another term for outer space.
A continuous area or expanse of floor which is free or available
Space unoccupied by matter or, more particularly, containing no electromagnetic or gravitational field and used as a reference
An area of grass, trees, or other vegetation set apart for recreational or aesthetic purposes in an otherwise urban environment
A very thin space between letters or words
The region between the earth and outer space, or below the surface of the sea
The physical universe beyond the earth’s atmosphere
A multidimensional space in which each axis corresponds to one of the coordinates required to specify the state of a physical system, all the coordinates being thus represented so that a point in the space corresponds to a state of the system
A trainee astronaut