What does space travel mean?

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. spaceflight, space travel, spacefaringnoun

    a voyage outside the Earth's atmosphere


  1. Space travelnoun

    the process of travelling in or into outer space.


  1. space travelnoun

    travel through space in order to visit and explore other worlds

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of space travel in Chaldean Numerology is: 5

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of space travel in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5

Examples of space travel in a Sentence

  1. Elon Musk:

    The critical breakthrough that's needed for us to become a space-faring civilization is to make space travel like air travel.

  2. Richard Branson:

    Elon's done extraordinary things. We hope to do extraordinary things. Jeff, I'm sure, will do extraordinary things, the demand for space travel, whether it's satellites, putting people into space, is enormous... So, exciting times ahead.

  3. Barbara Ehrenreich:

    In sci-fi convention, life-forms that hadn't developed space travel were mere prehistory -- horse-shoe crabs of the cosmic scene -- and something of the humiliation of being stuck on a provincial planet in a galactic backwater has stayed with me ever since.

  4. Professor House:

    Imagine if someone were to finetune our system so that you could get 85 per cent of the carbon and nitrogen back from waste into protein without having to use hydroponics or artificial light, that would be a fantastic development for deep-space travel. It’s faster than growing tomatoes or potatoes.

  5. Nichelle Nichols:

    Science is not a boy's game, it's not a girl's game. It's everyone's game. It's about where we are and where we're going, space travel benefits us here on Earth. And we ain't stopped yet. There's more exploration to come.

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