Alan Bartlett Shepard Jr.

noun
astronaut who made the first United States' suborbital rocket-powered flight in 1961 (1923-1998)
Syn: ↑Shepard, ↑Alan Shepard
Instance Hypernyms: ↑astronaut, ↑spaceman, ↑cosmonaut

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  • Shepard — noun 1. astronaut who made the first United States suborbital rocket powered flight in 1961 (1923 1998) • Syn: ↑Alan Shepard, ↑Alan Bartlett Shepard Jr. • Instance Hypernyms: ↑astronaut, ↑spaceman, ↑cosmonaut 2. United States author of… …   Useful english dictionary

  • Alan Shepard — noun astronaut who made the first United States suborbital rocket powered flight in 1961 (1923 1998) • Syn: ↑Shepard, ↑Alan Bartlett Shepard Jr. • Instance Hypernyms: ↑astronaut, ↑spaceman, ↑cosmonaut * * * Alan …   Useful english dictionary

  • Shepard, Alan B., Jr. — ▪ American astronaut in full  Alan Bartlett Shepard, Jr.  born Nov. 18, 1923, East Derry, N.H., U.S. died July 21, 1998, Monterey, Calif.  first U.S. astronaut to travel in space.       Shepard graduated from the U.S. Naval Academy, Annapolis, Md …   Universalium

  • Shepard — n. Alan Bartlett Shepard (1923 1998), American astronaut, first American in space; family name …   English contemporary dictionary

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