Satellites help meteorologists predict the weather. Images of the planet are sent by satellite.
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Middle French, from Latin satellit-, satelles attendant
ADJECTIVE | VERB + SATELLITE | SATELLITE + VERB | SATELLITE + NOUN | PREPOSITIONADJECTIVE➤commercial, research商業／科研衞星▸➤military, reconnaissance, spy軍用／偵察／間諜衞星▸➤meteorological, weather氣象衞星▸➤communications, GPS通信／全球定位系統衞星▸➤artificial人造衞星▸➤geostationary地球同步衞星VERB + SATELLITE➤launch發射衞星▸➤put into orbit, send into orbit將衞星送入軌道▸➤put into space, send into space將衞星送入太空SATELLITE + VERB➤be in orbit, orbit sth衞星在軌道上；衞星繞⋯運行◇About 100 Russian satellites are orbiting the earth. 約有 100 顆俄羅斯衞星在繞地球運行。➤detect sth, monitor sth, track sth衞星發現⋯／監視⋯／跟踪⋯◇a new satellite that monitors changes in the environment 監測環境變化的新衞星➤provide衞星提供◇American reconnaissance satellites provide images of the earth. 美國偵察衞星提供地球影像資料。SATELLITE + NOUN➤image, imagery, photo, photograph, picture衞星影像；衞星像片◇high-resolution satellite imagery 高清晰度衞星影像➤broadcast衞星廣播▸➤data衞星數據▸➤feed, link衞星直播／鏈路◇The pictures are broadcast through a live satellite link with Tokyo. 圖像是由與東京連接的實況轉播衞星傳送的。➤communications, system, technology衞星通信／系統／技術▸➤dish, receiver碟形衞星天線；衞星信號接收器➤phone, radio, television, TV衞星電話；衞星電台；衞星電視➤navigation衞星導航▸➤broadcaster, channel, company, provider, station衞星廣播電視公司；衞星信道；衞星通訊公司；衞星台PREPOSITION➤from a/the satellite來自衞星◇images from satellites 來自衞星的影像資料➤via satellite通過衞星◇The game will be broadcast via satellite. 這場比賽將通過衞星轉播。