Author - Liz Potter

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greycation

Definition a family holiday (or vacation) which is spent with grandparents in an effort to share...

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staycation

Definition a holiday in which you stay at home and visit places near to where you live, or a...


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moth

Definition a flying insect like a butterfly that flies mostly at night View the full definition in...

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booster

Definition an extra engine on a spacecraft that gives it enough power to leave the Earth’s...

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Apollo

Definition a US space programme that sent rockets into space in the 1960s and 1970s and put the...

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astronaut

Definition someone who travels and works in space View the full definition in the Macmillan...

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axiom

Definition a statement that is generally believed to be obvious or true View the full definition in...

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catchphrase

Definition a short phrase that many people know because a famous person often says it View the full...

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rocket

Definition a vehicle shaped like a tube that travels in space View the full definition in the...