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space probe

noun [C] uk   us  
a small spacecraft, with no one travelling in it, sent into space to make measurements and send back information to scientists on Earth
Translations of “space probe”
in Chinese (Traditional) 太空探測火箭…
in Chinese (Simplified) 航天探测器…
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