Astronautics Vocabulary

The Astronautics Vocabulary is a glossary of terms that pertain to the science and technology of spaceflight. This alphabetical list can be navigated by clicking on the letters A-Z displayed on this page.

Definition of depressurization

Translation:
dépressurisation
Definition:
The removal or release of air pressure from a pressurized interior.
Other Definition:
Loss of the artificial atmosphere essential to human life in a space vehicle.
Synonym:
None
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