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Comsat

[ kom-sat ]
/ ˈkɒmˌsæt /
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Trademark.

a privately owned corporation servicing the global communications satellite system and acting as the U.S. representative to and participant in Intelsat.

noun

(often lowercase) a communications satellite.

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Origin of Comsat

Com(munications)Sat(ellite Corporation)
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British Dictionary definitions for Comsat

Comsat
/ (ˈkɒmsæt) /

noun

trademark short for communications satellite
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