satellitenoun [C]uk /ˈsæt.əl.aɪt/ us /ˈsæt̬-/
satellite noun [C] (IN SPACE)
- The satellite will fragment and burn up as it falls through the earth's atmosphere.
- We hope to bring you a live report from Ouagadougou via our satellite hook-up.
- The concert was beamed by satellite all over the world.
- The satellite will observe objects that are particularly interesting astronomically.
- The arrival of satellite television changed the face of broadcasting.