space probe


Definition of space probe

  1. :  a device that is used to obtain information from outer space and send it back to Earth

Word by Word Definitions

  1. :  a period of time

    :  its duration

    :  a limited extent in one, two, or three dimensions :  distance, area, volume

  1. :  to leave one or more blank spaces (as in a line of typing)

  1. :  a slender medical instrument used especially for exploration (as of a wound or body cavity)

    :  any of various testing devices or substances: such as

    :  a pointed metal tip for making electrical contact with a circuit element being checked

  1. :  to search into and explore very thoroughly :  subject to a penetrating investigation

    :  to examine with a probe

    :  to make a searching exploratory investigation

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a rounded knoll or a ridge of ice

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