"satellite" Definition

  1. n. An attendant attached to a prince or other powerful person; hence, an obsequious dependent.
  2. n. A secondary planet which revolves about another planet; as, the moon is a satellite of the earth. See Solar system, under Solar.
  3. a. Situated near; accompanying; as, the satellite veins, those which accompany the arteries.

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Position in dictionary: 86765 of 111710 words.
Word Type: n., n., a.,
Words that start with "satellite": 1
Words that end with "satellite": 1
Words that contain "satellite": 1
Next words in dictionary: satellitious, sathanas, satiate, satiated, satiating, satiation, satiety, satin, satinet, sating
Previous words in dictionary: sateless, sateen, sated, sate, satchel, satanophany, satanist, satanism, satanical, satanic

English Dictionary Definition of satellite

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