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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - A platform from which rockets or space craft take off.

Usage examples (35)
  • There should be a way to cause a merge from within launchpad (i.e., don’t have to “bzr merge” from a command line)
  • Apps will go into a "launchpad," a home page for your apps.
  • Asked if the Cardinals offered him a career "launchpad," Ludwick laughed and said his three years with the club was much more than that.
  • Show translated GtkBuilder files in launchpad. for more
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