Canadarm

[ kan-uh-dahrm ]
/ ˈkæn əˌdɑrm /

noun

an electromechanical extension of a spacecraft that is used to retrieve or deploy objects in outer space.

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Origin of Canadarm

blend of Canada and arm1
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British Dictionary definitions for Canadarm

Canadarm
/ (ˈkænədˌɑːm) /

noun

a type of robotic arm, developed in Canada, used on space vehicles
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