from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • Tereshkova, Valentina Vladmirovna Born 1937. Soviet cosmonaut who orbited the earth 48 times aboard Vostok 6 in June 1963, thereby becoming the first woman in space.

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  • n. Soviet cosmonaut who was the first woman in space (born in 1937)


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