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Noun Concept
Categories: Satellites by type, Astronautics, Satellite imagery, Spacecraft, All articles containing potentially dated statements
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satellite  artificial satellite  orbiter  artificial moon  artificial satellites
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Man-made equipment that orbits around the earth or the moon WordNet 3.0
spacecraft
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A satellite is an object that is intentionally placed into orbit. Wikipedia
An object which has been placed into orbit by human endeavour Wikipedia Disambiguation
An object that orbits another, especially a spacecraft that orbits a planet etc. without landing on it. Wiktionary
A man-made apparatus designed to be placed in orbit around a celestial body, generally to relay information, data etc. to Earth. Wiktionary
Man-made apparatus designed to be placed in orbit around a celestial body. Wiktionary (translation)
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Many telecommunication satellites orbit at 36000km above the equator. Wiktionary