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Chinese (Traditional) translation of “satellite”

satellite

noun [C] (IN SPACE)
在太空
    /ˈsæt.əl.aɪt/ US  /ˈsæt̬-/
a device sent up into space to travel round the Earth , used for collecting information or communicating by radio , television , etc .
人造衛星
The World Cup was transmitted around the world by satellite.
世界盃透過衛星向全球轉播。
a spy / weather satellite
間諜/氣象衛星
satellite television /TV
衛星電視
Communications technology - general words
a natural object moving round a larger object in space
衛星
The moon is the satellite of the Earth .
月球是地球的衛星。
Astronomy - general words
(Definition of satellite noun (IN SPACE) from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Traditional) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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