noun \ˌjē-(ˌ)pē-ˈes\

: a radio system that uses signals from satellites to tell you where you are and to give you directions to other places

Full Definition of GPS

:  a navigational system using satellite signals to fix the location of a radio receiver on or above the earth's surface; also :  the radio receiver so used

Examples of GPS

  1. The car comes with GPS.

Origin of GPS

Global Positioning System
First Known Use: 1975



Definition of GPS

gallons per second
GPS Defined for Kids


noun \ˌjē-ˌpē-ˈes\

Definition of GPS for Kids

:  a radio system that uses signals from satellites to determine the user's location and give directions to other places


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