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launcher

[lawn-cher, lahn-] /ˈlɔn tʃər, ˈlɑn-/
noun
1.
a person or thing that launches.
2.
a structural device designed to support and hold a missile in position for firing.
Origin of launcher
1815-1825
1815-25; launch1 + -er1
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launcher

/ˈlɔːntʃə/
noun
1.
any installation, vehicle, or other device for launching rockets, missiles, or other projectiles
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