1A protective coverall garment suitable for space travel.
- ‘The original plan was to use a joystick, but astronaut feedback indicated that grasping a joystick in a moonsuit was troublesome.’
- 1.1A garment resembling this.‘an emergency response team dressed in moonsuits’
- ‘Zipped up tightly in my bee-proof ‘moonsuit’, complete with netted helmet, I walk nervously towards the hives.’
- ‘Anyone who puts on a moon suit to handle asbestos is wasting his time: the correct safety equipment is one of those paper nose-and-mouth 'particulate respirators'.’