from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. A dish antenna used to receive and transmit signals relayed by satellite.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- n. A parabolic antenna designed to receive microwaves from communications satellites, which transmit data transmissions or broadcasts, such as satellite television.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. a dish antenna used to receive signals from or to transmit signals to a satellite which transmits or receives radio signals. In most common usage, it refers to small dish antennas used to receive television programs broadcast from geostationary satellites.
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