Definition of Launchpad

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

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



Definition of Launchpad

1. Noun. The surface or structure from which a launch is made. ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Launchpad

1. [n -S]

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Launchpad

launch pads
launch party
launch vehicle
launch window
launch windows
launchable
launched
launcher
launchers
launches
launchest
launching
launching pad
launching site
launchings
launchpad (current term)
launchpads
launcht
launcing
laund
launder
launderability
launderable
laundered
launderer
launderers
launderette
launderettes
laundering
launderings

Literary usage of Launchpad

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1. OECD Guidelines for Multinational Enterprises: Focus on Responsible Supply by OECD Staff, Oecd, (Paris) Organisation for Economic Co-ope (2002)
"The European Commission has produced a Green Paper on Corporate Social Responsibility, a launchpad for a discussion that aims at the formulation of ..."

2. Atlantic Canada by Benoit Prieur (2002)
"Its geographical location led it to play a major commercial and military role, the city serving as a launchpad for virtually all ..."

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