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satellite antenna

[′sad·əl‚īt an‚ten·ə]
(electromagnetism)
Antenna on an artificial satellite to receive command signals from earth, act as a beacon for tracking, or transmit scientific or other data to earth.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific & Technical Terms, 6E, Copyright © 2003 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
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