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spaceport

[speys-pawrt, -pohrt] /ˈspeɪsˌpɔrt, -ˌpoʊrt/
noun
1.
a site at which spacecraft are tested, launched, sheltered, maintained, etc.
Origin
1950-1955
1950-55; space + port1
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  • But it is the first spaceport not located with a federally operated site.
  • The only real benefit of going to the moon would be to establish some kind of spaceport there for travel to the other planets.
British Dictionary definitions for spaceport

spaceport

/ˈspeɪsˌpɔːt/
noun
1.
a base equipped to launch, maintain, and test spacecraft
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