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NASA now envisions building a sort of mini space station, known as Gateway, in a permanent lunar orbit that can be used as an embarkation point for trips to and from the lunar surface.
Such is the picture of the hasty embarkation, given by some of the attendants on the royal family.
Newton, as soon as his father was settled and his own affairs arranged, called upon his uncle previous to his embarkation.
NEWTON FORSTERCAPTAIN FREDERICK MARRYAT
But this hour or two of embarkation, in which so much really happened, left little impression on my mind.
From the officers' deck the picture of embarkation appeared in outline rather than in detail.
The embarkation was made not without difficulty, for the banks were partly flooded and the boat could not get in near enough.
MICHAEL STROGOFFJULES VERNE
Neither the harbour nor the town was tenable any longer, and orders were given for the embarkation of the troops.
Nelson seems to have been intrusted with the embarkation of the prisoners in the transports which were to take them to Toulon.
THE LIFE OF NELSON, VOL. I (OF 2)A. T. (ALFRED THAYER) MAHAN
Already the frail embarkation was tossed about like an egg-shell.
George received a telegram ordering him to be in readiness to sail at any moment and finally an order for embarkation.

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