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  • 1 Empty space — may refer to: * Outer space, especially the relatively empty regions of the universe outside the atmospheres of celestial bodies * Vacuum, a volume of space that is essentially empty of matter, such that its gaseous pressure is much less than… …

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  • 2 empty space — noun a) An unoccupied space where something may be stored You can park your car in that empty space. b) An unoccupied area or volume. You can put the key in that empty space …

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  • 3 empty space — Ether E ther ([=e] th[ e]r), n. [L. aether, Gr. a iqh r, fr. a i qein to light up, kindle, burn, blaze; akin to Skr. idh, indh, and prob. to E. idle: cf. F. [ e]ther.] [Written also {[ae]ther}.] 1. (Physics) A medium of great elasticity and… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 4 empty space — tuščioji erdvė statusas T sritis fizika atitikmenys: angl. empty space; free space vok. freier Raum, m; Leerraum, m rus. пустое пространство, n; свободное пространство, n pranc. espace libre, m; espace vide, m …

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  • 5 empty space — unoccupied space, empty area …

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  • 6 empty — adj 1 Empty, vacant, blank, void, vacuous mean lacking the contents that could or should be present. Something is empty which has nothing in it; something is vacant which is without an occupant, incumbent, tenant, inmate, or the person or thing… …

    New Dictionary of Synonyms

  • 7 Space science — is an all encompassing term that describes all of the various science fields that are concerned with the study of the Universe, generally also meaning excluding the Earth and outside of the Earth s atmosphere . Originally, all of these fields… …

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  • 8 Space art — is a general term for art emerging from knowledge and ideas associated with outer space, both as a source of inspiration and as a means for visualizing and promoting space travel. Whatever the stylistic path, the artist is generally attempting to …

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  • 9 Space Raiders (band) — Space Raiders were a big beat/electronic glam band from Middlesbrough in the north east of England. They formed in 1997, making their debut at the Middlesbrough Arena on Halloween 1997. Their performance consisted of little more than the members… …

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  • 10 space — space1 W1S1 [speıs] n ▬▬▬▬▬▬▬ 1¦(empty area)¦ 2¦(area for particular purpose)¦ 3¦(between things)¦ 4¦(outside the earth)¦ 5¦(where things exist)¦ 6¦(time)¦ 7¦(empty land)¦ 8¦(freedom)¦ 9¦(in writing)¦ 10¦(in a repo …

    Dictionary of contemporary English

  • 11 Empty set — ∅ redirects here. For similar looking symbols, see Ø (disambiguation). The empty set is the set containing no elements. In mathematics, and more specifically set theory, the empty set is the unique set having no elements; its size or cardinality… …

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  • 12 space — 1 /speIs/ noun 1 AMOUNT OF SPACE (U) the amount of an area, room, container etc that is empty or available to be used: There s space for a table and two chairs. | How much space is there on each disk? | make space: I m trying to make space for… …

    Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • 13 Space Shuttle external tank — A Space Shuttle External Tank (ET) is the component of the Space Shuttle launch vehicle that contains the liquid hydrogen fuel and liquid oxygen oxidizer. During lift off and ascent it supplies the fuel and oxidizer under pressure to the three… …

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  • 14 space — n. 1) to save space 2) breathing space; (an) empty space 3) a crawl; parking space 4) office; storage space 5) airspace; interplanetary, interstellar, outer space 6) (a) space between 7) space for 8) (misc.) the (wide) open spaces; to indent… …

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  • 15 empty — emp|ty1 W2S2 [ˈempti] adj comparative emptier superlative emptiest ▬▬▬▬▬▬▬ 1¦(container)¦ 2¦(place)¦ 3¦(not used)¦ 4¦(person/life)¦ 5 empty words/gestures/promises etc 6 do something on an empty stomach 7 empty nest …

    Dictionary of contemporary English

  • 16 empty — emp|ty1 [ empti ] adjective *** 1. ) containing nothing: an empty jar His pockets were empty. an empty space: There were no empty spaces in the parking lot. a ) containing no people: an empty room stand empty: Emma s apartment stood empty for six …

    Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • 17 empty — I UK [ˈemptɪ] / US adjective Word forms empty : adjective empty comparative emptier superlative emptiest *** 1) containing nothing an empty jar His pockets were empty. an empty space: There were no empty spaces in the car park. a) containing no… …

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  • 18 Space Shuttle thermal protection system — The Space Shuttle thermal protection system (TPS) is the barrier that protects the Space Shuttle Orbiter during the searing 1650 °C (3000 °F) heat of atmospheric reentry. A secondary goal is to protect from the heat and cold of space while on… …

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  • 19 space — Synonyms and related words: 3 D, CAT, accommodation, aerospace, aerosphere, aesthetic distance, air hole, air pocket, airspace, alien, align, allocate, allot, amount, ample scope, amplitude, aperture, apportion, area, arrange, array, astronomical …

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  • 20 space — I (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) I n. expanse (see space); outer space, interplanetary, intergalactic, etc. space (see universe). v. t. space out, separate, distance. II Expanse in all directions Nouns 1. space, extension, extent,… …

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