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spaceman

noun [C] uk   us   /ˈspeɪs.mæn/ (plural -men uk   /-men/ us   )
an astronaut (= person who travels into space) in stories, a creature from another planet: to be abducted by spacemen
Translations of “spaceman”
in Korean 우주 비행사…
in Arabic رَجُل الفَضاء…
in Portuguese astronauta…
in Catalan astronauta…
in Japanese 宇宙飛行士…
in Italian astronauta…
in Chinese (Traditional) 太空人, (小說中的)外太空人,外星人…
in Chinese (Simplified) 宇航员, (小说中的)天外来客,外星人…
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