Definitions

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  • noun An artificial satellite with a wet mass between 1 and 10 kilograms.

Etymologies

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nano- +‎ satellite

Examples

  • 'nanosatellite' - fitted with a solar sail which could trawl around in lower earth orbit to trap debris and bring it down safely.

    TG Daily

  • University of Surrey (U-S) scientists, working on the project funded by the European space company Astrium, have devised the "nanosatellite" fitted with a "solar sail".

    Zee News : India National

  • Scientists at the University of Surrey, working on the project funded by the European space company Astrium, have devised a 3 kg miniature satellite or "nanosatellite" fitted with a "solar sail".

    PhysOrg.com - latest science and technology news stories

  • Scientists at the University of Surrey, working on the project funded by the European space company Astrium, have devised a 3 kg miniature satellite or "nanosatellite" fitted with a "solar sail".

    PhysOrg.com - latest science and technology news stories

  • Scientists at the University of Surrey, working on the project funded by the European space company Astrium, have devised a 3 kg miniature satellite or "nanosatellite" fitted with a "solar sail".

    PhysOrg.com - latest science and technology news stories

  • London: A tiny three-kg satellite or "nanosatellite" will rid the space of dangerous clouds of junk hurtling around in the earth's lower orbit.

    Zee News : India National

  • Now scientists have devised a miniature "nanosatellite" fitted with a "solar sail" that can be used on satellites or upper stage launch vehicles.

    Gizmag Emerging Technology Magazine

  • Scientists at the University of Surrey, working on the project funded by the European space company Astrium, have devised a 3 kg miniature satellite or "nanosatellite" fitted with a "solar sail".

    PhysOrg.com - latest science and technology news stories

  • Scientists at the University of Surrey, working on the project funded by the European space company Astrium, have devised a 3 kg miniature satellite or "nanosatellite" fitted with a "solar sail".

    PhysOrg.com - latest science and technology news stories

  • Scientists at the University of Surrey, working on the project funded by the European space company Astrium, have devised a 3 kg miniature satellite or "nanosatellite" fitted with a "solar sail".

    PhysOrg.com - latest science and technology news stories

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