Satellite synonyms

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A manned or unmanned vehicle designed to orbit the Earth
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A man-made object put into orbit around a celestial body
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A member of an organized body of fighters who attack or harass an enemy, especially within occupied territory; a guerrilla.
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(Australian rules football) Any of the three players (the ruckman, ruck rover, and rover) who usually follow the ball around the ground rather than occupying a fixed position.
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Something unreasonable or unattainable:
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(Astronomy) A larger, planetary, body in orbit around the Sun, such as Vesta or (candidate) dwarf planets such Eris or Sedna
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(Astronomy) An astronomical object in direct orbit around the Sun smaller than a planet and not classified as a comet. (in the Solar System)
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A small planet that revolves around a larger one
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Either of the planets Mercury or Venus, whose orbits lie between Earth and the Sun. Because these planets lie in the general direction of the Sun, they can only be seen a few hours before sunrise or after sunset and are always positioned relatively near the horizon, never overhead. Inferior planets go through a complete cycle of phases as viewed from Earth, although their full phase, which occurs on the far side of the Sun, is lost in its glare.
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(Astronomy) A naturally occurring solid object, which is smaller than a planet and is not a comet, that orbits a star
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A man-made object put into orbit around a celestial body
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Because it is in a low-earth orbit, it is actually viewable for several minutes at a time.
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A man-made object put into orbit around a celestial body
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A man-made object put into orbit around a celestial body
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A vehicle designed to be launched into space.
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A man-made object put into orbit around a celestial body
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A man-made object put into orbit around a celestial body
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An artificial space satellite used for reconnaissance or intelligence gathering.
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A man-made object put into orbit around a celestial body
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Any of a series of Soviet unmanned space satellites, especially the first one in 1957.
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A man-made object put into orbit around a celestial body
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A man-made object put into orbit around a celestial body
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Government by a protector; -- applied especially to the government of England by Oliver Cromwell.
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A land or territory geographically distinct from the country governing it, and held in trust or as a possession, etc. in a subordinate status
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A smaller country dependent upon a larger one
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A small country located between two large, antagonistic powers and regarded as lessening the possibility of conflict between them
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The wishes of constituents expressed to a representative, legislature, etc., as through an election and regarded as an order
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Something that is subordinate or accessory to something else:
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(Roman mythology) The sister of Aurora and Sol; the goddess of the moon; equivalent to the Greek Selene.
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Rocket is arugula, an edible leafy green with a slightly spicy flavor.
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A person or thing that is subsidiary
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Adherent is defined as a person who follows something or someone, like an cause or a strong leader.
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An associate, colleague, or supporter
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An early follower of Jesus, esp. one of the Apostles
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A member of a criminal gang.
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A subordinate official, especially a servile one.
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(Sports) Someone who is a fan of a certain team or sportsperson.
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(Cricket) A set of six legal balls bowled.
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precede (plural precedes) Brief editorial preface (usually to an article or essay)
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man-made equipment that orbits around the earth or the moon
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One that moves in an orbit
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(Astronomy) A body which orbits the Sun directly and is massive enough to be in hydrostatic equilibrium (effectively meaning a spheroid) and to dominate its orbit; specifically, the eight major bodies of Mercury, Venus, Earth, Mars, Jupiter, Saturn, Uranus, and Neptune. (Pluto was considered a planet until 2006 and has now been reclassified as a dwarf planet.) [from 17th c.]
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A man-made object put into orbit around a celestial body
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Find another word for satellite. In this page you can discover 43 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for satellite, like: space-satellite, robot satellite, partisan, follower, moon, planetoid, minor-planet, secondary planet, inferior-planet, asteroid and unmanned satellite.