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ground control

Translation of ground control in Spanish:

noun

uncountable
  • control (masculine) de tierra
    Example sentences
    • Example products include aviation and ground control headsets, wireless communications devices, tactical communications equipment and emergency response dispatch systems.
    • It will be commanded only once the ground control team have re-acquired signal from the spacecraft, and made sure with a sequence of tests that the second boom is correctly locked into position and the spacecraft is well under control.
    • The commander is the captain of the space shuttle and makes all the critical decisions on behalf of the crew and in coordination with the ground control team.

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    (especially as a direction) very loud or loudly
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