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Space Vocabulary - Satellite


In this post, we're going to learn the noun satellite.

Artificial satellite

Definition

an electronic device that has been sent into space in order to provide information or to communicate by radio, television, etc.:

Example

a spy/communications/weather satellite
Space Vocabulary - Satellite

Natural satellite

Definition

a natural object that moves around the earth or another planet:

Example

The moon is a satellite of earth.
Space Vocabulary - Satellite

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