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English definition of “launcher”

launcher

noun [C] uk   /ˈlɔːn.tʃər/ us    /ˈlɑːn.tʃɚ/
a device that sends something such as a rocket or a missile into the air with force: a mobile rocket launcherSpace travelArriving and departing by boat or ship
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