Meaning of extravehicular in English:


Pronunciation /ˌɛkstrəvɪˈhɪkjʊlə/

Translate extravehicular into Spanish


  • Relating to work performed in space outside a spacecraft.

    ‘extravehicular activity’
    • ‘Besides logging more than 259 hours in space, he has more than 14 hours of extravehicular activity, or spacewalking.’
    • ‘That's where astronauts practice extravehicular activities, more commonly known as spacewalks.’
    • ‘Two projects focus on advanced technologies for extravehicular activity.’
    • ‘In addition, the pilot may assist in the deployment and retrieval of satellites using the remote manipulator system, in extravehicular activities, and in other payload operations.’
    • ‘We are currently hiring suitable candidates for extravehicular repair work for an upcoming mission to the International Space Station.’