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Overview of noun launching

The noun launching has 3 senses? (first 1 from tagged texts)
1. (1) launching

(the act of moving a newly built vessel into the water for the first time)

2. introduction, debut, first appearance, launching, unveiling, entry

(the act of beginning something new; "they looked forward to the debut of their new product line")

3. launching, launch

(the act of propelling with force)

Overview of verb launch

The verb launch has 6 senses? (first 4 from tagged texts)
1. (10) establish, set up, found, launch

(set up or found; "She set up a literacy program")

2. (6) launch

(propel with force; "launch the space shuttle"; "Launch a ship")

3. (4) launch

(launch for the first time; launch on a maiden voyage; "launch a ship")

4. (2) plunge, launch

(begin with vigor; "He launched into a long diatribe"; "She plunged into a dangerous adventure")

5. launch, set in motion

(get going; give impetus to; "launch a career"; "Her actions set in motion a complicated judicial process")

6. launch

(smoothen the surface of; "launch plaster") © 2001-2013, Demand Media, all rights reserved. The database is based on Word Net a lexical database for the English language. see disclaimer
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