National Aeronautics and Space Administration


National Aeronautics and Space Administration
noun
an independent agency of the United States government responsible for aviation and spaceflight
Syn: ↑NASA
Hypernyms: ↑independent agency

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the federal agency that institutes and administers the civilian programs of the U.S. government that deal with aeronautical research and the development of launch vehicles and spacecraft. Abbr.: NASA

Useful english dictionary. 2012.

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