- a spaceship designed for intergalactic travel.
Origin of starship
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Examples from the Web for starship
And now we have the responsibility to steer the starship, as Bucky Fuller would say.On Transhumanism and Why Technology Is Our Silicon Nervous System
April 26, 2014
The newest addition to the Starship Enterprise is the stunning British actress Alice Eve.Alice Eve, the Beautiful New Trekkie, Talks ‘Star Trek Into Darkness’
May 18, 2013
After all, these are people who “nine times out of 10 post pictures of themselves Photoshopped on the starship.”‘Star Trek’ Dating Websites Cater to Trekkies Looking for Love
May 15, 2013
At the end of the 2009 Star Trek, Kirk becomes the captain of the Starship Enterprise (that ship that looks like a spoon).
Ahead of ‘Star Trek Into Darkness,’ Sujay Kumar offers a primer on the voyages of the Starship Enterprise.
There was not, and the starship's guests were returned, each to his own home place.
Thus, no Prime should be or will be 'boss' of anything, except possibly of his own starship.
Now, they want to hire us four for a big operation with this starship.
But one man aboard the starship had not waited for the morning alarm.
Naturally he missed his ship, and no other starship would sign him on.
Word Origin and History for starship
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