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spaceship

noun [C] uk   /ˈspeɪs.ʃɪp/ us  
(especially in stories) a vehicle used for travel in space
Translations of “spaceship”
in Korean 우주선…
in Arabic سَفينة فَضائيّة…
in Portuguese nave espacial…
in Catalan nau espacial…
in Japanese 宇宙船…
in Italian astronave…
in Chinese (Traditional) (尤指小說中的)太空船…
in Russian космический корабль…
in Turkish uzay gemisi…
in Chinese (Simplified) (尤指小说中的)宇宙飞船…
in Polish statek kosmiczny…
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