Sentence Examples


  • More data will come online, from satellite images to sensor readings.
  • The mountainous configuration of the moon's surface was there first described, and the so-called "phosphorescence" of the dark portion of our satellite attributed to its true cause--namely, illumination by sunlight reflected from the earth.
  • The Methuen Treaty, signed on the 2 7th of December 1703, detached Portugal from the French alliance, and made her for more than 50 years a commercial and political satellite of Great Britain.
  • Carpenter, The Moon, Considered as a Planet, a World and a Satellite (London, 1903; fine illustrations); E.
  • When the satellite is in the opposite direction from the sun, the same action tends to draw the primary away from the satellite.