Definition of Launch area

1. Noun. A platform from which rockets or space craft are launched.

Exact synonyms: Launch Pad, Launching Pad, Launchpad, Pad
Generic synonyms: Platform
Group relationships: Launching Site



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Lexicographical Neighbors of Launch Area

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lauhalas
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launayite
launce
launced
launcegaye
launces
launcet
launcets
launch
launch area (current term)
launch complex
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launch vehicle
launch window
launch windows
launchable
launched
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launchers
launches

Literary usage of Launch area

Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:

1. Mexico's Gulf Coast by Joanie Sanchez (2004)
"To get there from the boat launch area, turn left onto a dirt path and, after a minute or two, you'll reach it. The clear pool of water is surrounded by ..."

2. Missile Defense: Actions Are Needed to Enhance Testing and Accountability by Robert E. Levin, Barbara Haynes (2004)
"launch area denied Source: Missile Defense Agency. The launch area of those ballistic missiles capable of reaching defended areas and which the BMDS can ..."

3. Orlando & Central Florida by Don Philpott (1999)
"... Space Visitors Complex ® Vehicle Assembly Building © Shuttle Landing Facility ® launch area B <B launch area A © Cape Canaveral Air Force Station KEY TO ..."

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