Definition for cape canaveral (2 of 2)
[ kuh-nav-er-uh l ]
/ kəˈnæv ər əl /
Cape, a cape on an island in E Florida: site of John F. Kennedy Space Center.
Formerly Cape Kennedy.
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British Dictionary definitions for cape canaveral
/ (kəˈnævərəl) /
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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Culture definitions for 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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