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Cape Canaveral

noun
  1. Canaveral, Cape.
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Canaveral

[kuh-nav-er-uh l]
noun
  1. Cape, a cape on an island in E Florida: site of John F. Kennedy Space Center.
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Formerly Cape Kennedy.
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British Dictionary definitions for cape canaveral

Canaveral

noun
  1. Cape Canaveral a cape on the E coast of Florida: site of the US Air Force Missile Test Centre, from which the majority of US space missions have been launchedFormer name (1963–73): Cape Kennedy
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Cape Canaveral

[(kuh-nav-uhr-uhl, kuh-nav-ruhl)]

Formerly Cape Kennedy. Located on the east coast of Florida, it is the site of the John F. Kennedy Space Center, from which many American space vehicles have been launched.

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