cargo-bay

cargo bay

noun
the large central area of the space shuttle orbiter's fuselage in which payloads and their support equipment are carried. Also called payload bay. Compare bay2 ( def 2a ).
Dictionary.com Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2014.
Cite This Source Link To cargo-bay
Explore Dictionary.com
Previous Definition: cargo vessel
Next Definition: cargo-cult
Words Near: cargo-bay
More from Thesaurus.com
Synonyms and Antonyms for cargo-bay
More from Reference.com
Search for articles containing cargo-bay
More from Dictionary.com Translator
Dictionary.com Word FAQs

Dictionary.com presents 366 FAQs, incorporating some of the frequently asked questions from the past with newer queries.

Copyright © 2014 Dictionary.com, LLC. All rights reserved.
  • Please Login or Sign Up to use the Recent Searches feature