Definition of Global Surveyor in English:

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Global Surveyor

(in full Mars Global Surveyor)
An unmanned American spacecraft which went into orbit around Mars in 1997 to begin detailed photography and mapping of the surface. Contact with the spacecraft was lost in 2006.

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