anti-satellite

adjective
an·​ti-sat·​el·​lite | \ ˌan-tē-ˈsa-tə-ˌlīt How to pronounce anti-satellite (audio) , ˌan-tī- \
variants: or less commonly antisatellite

Definition of anti-satellite

: of, relating to, or being a system designed for the destruction or incapacitation of satellites anti-satellite missiles

First Known Use of anti-satellite

1957, in the meaning defined above

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“Anti-satellite.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/anti-satellite. Accessed 5 Jul. 2020.

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