Definitions for landerˈlæn dər

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

land•erˈlæn dər(n.)

  1. a space probe designed to land on a planet or other solid celestial body.

    Category: Aerospace

    Ref: Compare orbiter.

Origin of lander:

1960–65

Princeton's WordNet

  1. Lander(noun)

    a town in central Wyoming

  2. lander(noun)

    a space vehicle that is designed to land on the moon or another planet

Wiktionary

  1. lander(Noun)

    A person who waits at the mouth of the shaft to receive the kibble of ore.

  2. lander(Noun)

    A spacecraft, particularly a probe, designed to set down on the surface of another celestial body.

  3. lander(Noun)

    An illegal immigrant.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Lander(noun)

    one who lands, or makes a landing

  2. Lander(noun)

    a person who waits at the mouth of the shaft to receive the kibble of ore

Freebase

  1. Lander

    Lander is a city in, and the county seat of, Fremont County, Wyoming, United States. Named for transcontinental explorer Frederick W. Lander, Lander is located in central Wyoming, along the Middle Fork of the Popo Agie River. A tourism center with several dude ranches nearby, Lander is located just south of the Wind River Indian Reservation. The population was 7,487 at the 2010 census.

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