moonwalk

moonwalk

[moon-wawk]
noun
1.
an exploratory walk by an astronaut on the surface of the moon.
verb (used without object)
2.
(of an astronaut) to walk on the surface of the moon.

Origin:
1965–70, Americanism; moon + walk

moonwalker, noun
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moonwalk

noun
1. a kind of dance step in which the dancer seems to be sliding on the spot; "Michael Jackson perfected the moonwalk in the 1980s" 
2. an exploratory walk by an astronaut on the surface of the moon 
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