geosynchronous definition by American Heritage Dictionary
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- Of, relating to, or being an orbit that has a period of one sidereal day.
- geˌo·synˈchro·nous·ly adverb
geosynchronous - Computer Definition
Variant of geostationary
designating or of a satellite or spacecraft in an orbit above the equator, revolving at a rate of speed synchronous with that of the earth's rotation so that it always stays above the same place on the earth's surface