American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition
- n. See spacecraft.
- n. A vehicle that flies through space.
- n. cellular automata A finite pattern that reappears after a certain number of generations in the same orientation but in a different position.
- n. a spacecraft designed to carry a crew into interstellar space (especially in science fiction)
- space + ship (Wiktionary)
“I get the feeling flying a spaceship is a little more complicated than riding a bike, especially when the bike technology needs to change while you are no longer allowed to ride it.”
“A spaceship is sent to Venus to investigate the source of a mysterious message left during the Tunguska blast of 1908.”
“The claim of no refrigerator on board a spaceship is now false.”
“In a remote Antarctica outpost, an alien spaceship is discovered far beneath the ice.”
“He is frantically trying to save his spaceship from the aliens, Glucazoids, and he has one minute - can he do it?”
“Although I think one might find that SF fans would more readily discuss "Which science fiction weapon/spaceship is best?" than actual characters.”
“The Thunderbird 3 spaceship is out at ijoy's papercraft site.”
“Roger Zelazny - The Great Slow Kings (Short Story Review) "Masters," suggested Zindrome, "the half-life of radioactive materials being as ephemeral as it is, I regret to report that only one spaceship is now in operational condition.”
“His spaceship is obviously not returning to this planet anytime soon.”
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