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cosmodrome

[ koz-muh-drohm ]
/ ˈkɒz məˌdroʊm /
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noun

an aerospace center or launching site for spacecraft in the Soviet Union.

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Origin of cosmodrome

1950–55; <Russian kosmodróm;see cosmo-, -drome
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British Dictionary definitions for cosmodrome

cosmodrome
/ (ˈkɒzməˌdrəʊm) /

noun

a site, esp one in the former Soviet Union, from which spacecraft are launched
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