space probe Definition in the Cambridge English Dictionary

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space probenoun [C]

uk   us  
a ​smallspacecraft, with no one ​travelling in it, ​sent into ​space to make ​measurements and ​send back ​information to ​scientists on ​earth
(Definition of space probe from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “space probe”
in Chinese (Simplified) 航天探测器…
in Chinese (Traditional) 太空探測火箭…
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