Spacesuit

   A garment which protects the wearer from micrometeoroids, temperature extremes, radiation and the vacuum of space, while providing the wearer with an Earth like environment.

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  • spacesuit — ► NOUN ▪ a sealed and pressurized suit designed to allow an astronaut to survive in space …   English terms dictionary

  • spacesuit — ☆ spacesuit [spās′so͞ot΄ ] n. a pressure suit used in space …   English World dictionary

  • spacesuit — UK [ˈspeɪsˌsuːt] / US [ˈspeɪsˌsut] noun [countable] Word forms spacesuit : singular spacesuit plural spacesuits a set of clothes that allows someone to move and breathe in space …   English dictionary

  • spacesuit — /spays sooht /, n. a sealed and pressurized suit designed to allow the wearer to leave a pressurized cabin in outer space or at extremely high altitudes within the atmosphere. Also, space suit. [1935 40; SPACE + SUIT] * * * …   Universalium

  • spacesuit — noun Alternate spelling of space suit …   Wiktionary

  • spacesuit — space|suit [ˈspeıs su:t, sju:t US su:t] n a special protective suit that people wear in space, that covers the whole body and provides a supply of air …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • spacesuit — space|suit [ speıs,sut ] noun count a set of clothes that allows people to move and breathe in space …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • spacesuit — see space suit …   English dictionary

  • spacesuit — n. pressurized body suit made to be worn in outer space or at very high altitudes …   English contemporary dictionary

  • spacesuit — noun a sealed and pressurized suit designed to allow an astronaut to survive in space …   English new terms dictionary

  • spacesuit — noun (C) a special suit for wearing in space, that covers and protects your whole body and provides an air supply …   Longman dictionary of contemporary English

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