Chinese Notes
Chinese Notes

卫星 (衛星) wèixīng

  1. wèixīng noun satellite
    Domain: Modern Chinese 现代汉语 , Subdomain: Astronomy 天文
    Notes: A body that orbits another larger body (CC-CEDICT '衛星'; Guoyu '衛星' 1)
  2. wèixīng noun an artificial satellite
    Domain: Modern Chinese 现代汉语 , Subdomain: Space Flight 航天
    Notes: In the sense of 人造卫星 (Guoyu '衛星' 2)
  3. wèixīng noun a subsidiary body
    Domain: Modern Chinese 现代汉语
    Notes: Such as a satellite office (Guoyu '衛星' 3)

Contained in

放卫星卫星电视台气象卫星人造地球卫星卫星定位系统卫星电视人造卫星卫星城

Texts that the word is most frequently mentioned in

Collection Document Title Occurrences
History of Song 《宋史》 卷一百四十 志第九十三 樂十五 Volume 140 Treatises 93: Music 15 1