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Noun
An artificial body placed in orbit around the earth, a moon, or a planet
“On his computer, he showed me his own house as viewed by a satellite in Earth's orbit.”
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A celestial body orbiting the earth or another planet
“Huygens has taken seven years to reach Titan, the second largest satellite in the solar system, and the only one with an atmosphere.”
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Reception of television broadcasts via services that utilize man-made satellite technology
“I am disappointed none of the special features I wanted will function while watching satellite.”
Noun
A small country, state or organization politically or economically dependent on another
“The most striking thing for Paterno was that an island of 15 million people, which is bigger than many countries, was acting as a satellite of either Manila or Cebu.”
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A member of someone's retinue, often in a somewhat derogatory sense
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“I have nothing to expect from Philip beyond the perpetual servitude of a satellite of the King.”
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Observation missile
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A natural satellite of a planet
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A branch or division of a company or organization
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Commuters' suburb
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Systems of information exchange
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Another planet like the earth
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One who is devotedly engaged in a sect, cause or mission
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Person who is learning something
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A person of lower rank, status, or ability
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Adjective
Separated from, but nevertheless dependent on, another organization or state
“They also maintain satellite offices in Central Point and in Kent, Washington.”
Adjective
Being at the mercy of
Adjective
Naturally accompanying or associated
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