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space shuttle a spacecraft designed to carry astronauts and their equipment back and forth between the earth and space.
space station a large spacecraft in orbit for a long period of time. Space stations are used for scientific study and for launching other spacecraft.
spacesuit a suit worn by astronauts that lets them breathe in outer space.
spacewalk the action of an astronaut moving about outside a spacecraft in outer space.
spacious having plenty of space.
spade1 a tool shaped like a shovel and used for digging. A spade has a long handle and a flat blade that can be pushed into the ground with a foot. [2 definitions]
spade2 a black figure shaped like a pointed leaf with a short stem, used on playing cards. [3 definitions]
spaghetti a form of pasta made in long, thin strings. Spaghetti is often served with a sauce that may contain meat or tomatoes.
Spain a country in southern Europe. Madrid is the capital of Spain.
Spam (Trademark) Spam is the brand name for a kind of canned meat made from pork pieces and seasoning. [3 definitions]
span1 the stretch or reach between two points. [4 definitions]
spangle a small, thin piece of shiny metal used for decoration on clothing.
Spaniard a person from the country of Spain.
spaniel any of several breeds of dogs. Spaniels are small to medium in size with short legs, long ears, and long, silky hair.
Spanish of or having to do with Spain, or its people or language. [3 definitions]
spank1 to hit with the open hand or a hard object as punishment.
spare to handle gently; to not hurt. [12 definitions]
spark a very small bit of hot and glowing material thrown off by burning wood. [5 definitions]
sparkle to throw off or reflect little flashes of light; glitter. [4 definitions]
sparrow a small, common songbird with brown or gray feathers. There are several kinds of sparrows and they can be found in many different areas.
sparse not thick or dense; scattered in thin amounts.