Definitions for landerˈlæn dər
Random House Webster's College Dictionary
a space probe designed to land on a planet or other solid celestial body.
Ref: Compare orbiter.
Origin of lander:
a town in central Wyoming
a space vehicle that is designed to land on the moon or another planet
A person who waits at the mouth of the shaft to receive the kibble of ore.
A spacecraft, particularly a probe, designed to set down on the surface of another celestial body.
An illegal immigrant.
one who lands, or makes a landing
a person who waits at the mouth of the shaft to receive the kibble of ore