Definition of Launching site
1. Noun. A place for launching pads.
Generic synonyms: Land Site, Site
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Literary usage of Launching site
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1. The Roswell Report: Fact Vs. Fiction in the New Mexico Desert by Richard L. Weaver (1997)
"To Dona Site, set up GR3 in shelter, surveyed in #6, went to launching site, about 2 -3 miles NW launching area. ..."
2. An Almanack for the Year of Our Lord by Joseph Whitaker (1869)
"... velocity at the particular launching site. This is why these satellites always appear to move ä an easterly direction. ..."
3. The Military Dictionary (1987)
"... NATO) A structural device designed to support and hold a missile in position for firing. launching site—(NA TO) Any site or installation with the ..."
4. Bloodshed in the Caucasus: Escalation of the Armed Conflict in Nagorno Karabakh by Rachel Denber (1992)
"It was the launching site for missile attacks on Stepanakert and neighboring towns, and a target for shell fire from Stepanakert. Women and children began ..."