another name for space station
noun 1. a site at which spacecraft are tested, launched, sheltered, maintained, etc. noun 1. a base equipped to launch, maintain, and test spacecraft
noun 1. Aerospace. an unmanned spacecraft designed to explore the solar system and transmit data back to earth. noun 1. a vehicle, such as a satellite, equipped to obtain scientific information, normally transmitted back to earth by radio, about the atmosphere, surface, and temperature of a planet, conditions in space, etc
noun 1. the unlimited or incalculably great three-dimensional realm or expanse in which all material objects are located and all events occur. 2. the portion or extent of this in a given instance; extent or room in three dimensions: the space occupied by a body. 3. extent or area in two dimensions; a particular extent […]
noun 1. a unit of compensation for written work, based on the amount of space that the submitted material occupies in print, and usually computed in column inches.