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  • adj. Attributive form of outer space, noun.

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Examples

  • The film is basically Black Hawk Down, with the faceless marauders being from outer-space instead of militant indigenous people.

    Scott Mendelson: HuffPost Review: Battle: Los Angeles

  • I'm probably in the minority, but I believe the continued development of our space-flight abilities, as well as the exploration of outer-space, is worth the cost, no matter how high (23 to 25 billion doesn't sound that bad, compared to the trillions we throw away on everything else!).

    Congressional Budget Office Report on NASA Released - NASA Watch

  • Eutelsat says it has filed numerous complaints with a U.N. agency that manages outer-space frequencies, the International Telecommunication Union, an arm of which stated in March that the interference "appeared to be emanating from Iran."

    In Skies Over Iran, a Battle for Control of Satellite TV

  • Even though curator Jonas Mekas has included it in his ongoing series of "Boring Masterpieces," Andrei Tarkovsky's outer-space drama is anything but dulling.

    Faded Glories and Foreign Flavors

  • Also on board is a network communications experiment from Carleton University, a test of a new way for low-Earth-orbit satellites to communicate with ground stations and other satellites -- kind of like an outer-space Internet.

    A Canadian satellite proves small is beautiful

  • Also on board is a network communications experiment from Carleton University, a test of a new way for low-Earth-orbit satellites to communicate with ground stations and other satellites – kind of like an outer-space Internet.

    A Canadian satellite proves small is beautiful

  • He had a clear sense of what he wanted to do and what he was good at, and his own career would slow as what he himself termed "outer-space epics and youth pictures" came into vogue.

    John Farr: Two Passing Greats: A Tribute to Arthur Penn and Tony Curtis

  • It tipped its hat to the Old West's decline—in favor of outer-space fantasy—when Buzz Lightyear replaced Sheriff Woody as a boy's best-loved toy.

    Howdy, Space Partner

  • Another much-anticipated online project from EA is "Star Wars: The Old Republic," an online multiplayer game for PCs based on the George Lucas outer-space epic.

    EA to Test Its Might Online

  • No, it's not a dead body, but a clip of a purple ascot-wearing Gale performing a stirring karaoke rendition of Peter Schilling's "Major Tom Coming Home" — against an outer-space background with Thai subtitles, of course.

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