Anik

[ an-ik ]
/ ˈæn ɪk /

noun

one of a series of Canadian geosynchronous communications satellites that provide telephone and television transmissions.

Origin of Anik

1970–75; < Inuit (Quebec, Labrador dial.) anik older brother
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