lunar module

lunar module
Synonyms and related words:
Earth insertion, LEM, LM, apogee, attitude-control rocket, ballistic capsule, burn, capsule, deep-space ship, docking, docking maneuver, ferry rocket, fuel ship, injection, insertion, lunar excursion module, manned rocket, module, moon ship, multistage rocket, orbit, parking orbit, perigee, reentry, rocket, shuttle rocket, soft landing, space capsule, space docking, space rocket, spacecraft, spaceship

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  • Lunar Module — Module lunaire Apollo Pour les articles homonymes, voir LEM et LM. Module lunaire du programme Apollo …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Lunar Module —   [ luːnə mɔdjuːl, englisch], Abkürzung LM, die Mondfähre des Apollo Programms …   Universal-Lexikon

  • lunar module — noun count a small vehicle used in space for traveling between a large SPACECRAFT and the moon …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • Lunar Module — Dieser Artikel behandelt die amerikanische Mondlandefähre des Apolloprogramms. Für die Mondlandefähre des sowjetischen Mondprogramms siehe: Lunnyi Korabl (LK), für die des neuen amerikanischen Mondprogramms siehe: Altair (Mondlandefähre) …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • lunar module — UK / US noun [countable] Word forms lunar module : singular lunar module plural lunar modules a small vehicle used in space for travelling between a large spacecraft and the moon …   English dictionary

  • lunar\ module — • L.M. • lunar module • Lem noun Space English that portion of the rocket assemblage on a flight to the Moon in which the astronauts descend to the Moon s surface. Building the L.M. was one of the most expensive parts of the American space… …   Словарь американских идиом

  • lunar module — noun Date: 1967 a space vehicle module designed to carry astronauts from the command module to the surface of the moon and back called also lunar excursion module …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • lunar module — (often cap.) U.S. Aerospace. the portion of the Apollo spacecraft in which two astronauts landed on the moon s surface and then returned to the orbiting command module. Also called lunar excursion module. Abbr.: LM [1965 70] * * * …   Universalium

  • lunar module — noun a spacecraft that carries astronauts from the command module to the surface of the moon and back • Syn: ↑lunar excursion module, ↑LEM • Hypernyms: ↑spacecraft, ↑ballistic capsule, ↑space vehicle …   Useful english dictionary

  • lunar module — noun The spacecraft used in the Apollo missions that was designed for the landing on the surface of the Moon; the lunar excursion module. Syn: LEM, LM …   Wiktionary

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