Voskhod

[ vos-kod, vos-kod; Russian vuh-skhawd ]
/ ˈvɒs kɒd, vɒsˈkɒd; Russian vʌˈsxɔd /

noun

one of a series of Soviet spacecraft, carrying two or three cosmonauts.

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Origin of Voskhod

First recorded in 1964, Voskhod is from the Russian word Voskhód literally, rising (of the sun, a planetary body, etc.)
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