astronaut

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English - Turkish

Definition of astronaut in English Turkish dictionary

  1. astronot Bir astronot olmanın hayalini kurardım. - I used to dream about becoming an astronaut.
  2. gökbilimci
  3. uzaycı
  4. uzay adamı
  5. ASTRONOT: Uzayda uçan veya seyreden kimse Askeri
  6. Related Terms
  7. kozmonot : cosmonaut
  8. Sovyet uzayadamı : cosmonaut
English - English

Definition of astronaut in English English dictionary

  1. A member of the crew of a spaceship or other spacecraft that travels beyond Earth's atmosphere, or someone trained to serve that purpose
  2. a person trained to travel in a spacecraft; "the Russians called their astronauts cosmonauts"
  3. n a person who travels in space
  4. a person trained to travel in a spacecraft; "the Russians called their astronauts cosmonauts
  5. A member of the crew of a spaceship or other spacecraft, or someone trained for that purpose
  6. cosmonaut isim
  7. Someone who travels trough space
  8. is a space explorer
  9. A person who flies in space, whether as a crew member or passenger
  10. An astronaut is a person who is trained for travelling in a spacecraft. someone who travels and works in a spacecraft (astro- + -naut (as in aeronaut; AERONAUTICS)). Person trained to pilot a spacecraft, operate any of its systems, or conduct research aboard it during spaceflights. The term commonly refers to those participating in U.S. space missions; cosmonaut is the Russian equivalent. Extensive training, including classroom study of technical subjects as well as practice in computer-controlled simulators and full-sized mock-ups of spacecraft to experience free fall, prepares astronauts physically and psychologically for space missions. Astronauts also learn to use the control, communication, and life-support systems of any given spacecraft and conduct difficult flight operations. See also Edwin Aldrin; Neil Armstrong; Guion S. Bluford, Jr.; Yury A. Gagarin; John H. Glenn, Jr.; Mae Jemison; Sally Ride; Alan B. Shepard, Jr.; Valentina Tereshkova
  11. Person trained for spaceflight
  12. A person who travels in space
  13. A person trained to go up in a space craft
  14. a person trained to make spaceflights
  15. space traveler, one who flies in a spaceship isim
  16. Related Terms
  17. plural of astronaut : astronauts
About astronaut

    Hyphenation

    as·tro·naut

    How to read

    ästrınät

    Pronunciation

    /ˈastrəˌnät/ /ˈæstrəˌnɑːt/

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    Etymology

    [ 'as-tr&-"not, -"nät ] (noun.) 1929. Coined from Ancient Greek ἄστρον (ástron, “star”) and ναύτης (naútēs, “sailor”).

    Synonyms

    cosmonaut, moonwalker, pilot, rocket scientist, rocketeer, space person, spationaut, star person, taikonaut

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