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Navigation dependent on information received from satellites.
- ‘And today's multibillion-dollar worldwide market for satnav products and services is almost totally dominated by the U.S., and the Europeans certainly would like a share of this market.’
- ‘The aerospace company said it is willing to shoulder the up-front costs of development, noting that it already is in the satnav business and has become a major leader in satcom.’
1970s: blend of satellite and navigation.
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