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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - A landing of a spacecraft in the sea at the end of a space flight.

Usage examples (36)
  • I could hardly stand up when I hit the splashdown pool.
  • Engine damage indicates 'soft body impact' before splashdown.
  • Meanwhile, splashdown hardware recovery is going to be developed.
  • I survived splashdown, Xiong thought as his helmet beacon activated. for more
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