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Noun Concept
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satellite  artificial satellite  orbiter
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Man-made equipment that orbits around the earth or the moon WordNet 3.0
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In the context of spaceflight, a satellite is an object that has been 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