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satcom Syllabification: sat·com
Pronunciation: /ˈsatkäm/
(also SATCOM)

Definition of satcom in English:


Satellite communications.
Example sentences
  • Of course, traditional satcom through the Inmarsat satellites is still a popular option for business aircraft operators.
  • The cabin system specialist last month surprised many by announcing plans for broadband Internet satcom services through the constellation of low-earth-orbit satellites.
  • This equipment includes LCD flight displays, digital VHF radios, communication management units, file servers and high-speed satcom equipment.


Late 20th century: blend.

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