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GPS

abbr.
Global Positioning System

gps

abbr.
gallons per second
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GPS

abbreviation for
1. (Navigation) global positioning system
2. (Education) (in Australia) Great Public Schools; used of a group of mainly nonstate schools, and of sporting competitions between them
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GPS


n.
Global Positioning System.
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.gps - a navigational system involving satellites and computers that can determine the latitude and longitude of a receiver on Earth by computing the time difference for signals from different satellites to reach the receiverGPS - a navigational system involving satellites and computers that can determine the latitude and longitude of a receiver on Earth by computing the time difference for signals from different satellites to reach the receiver
navigational system - a system that provides information useful in determining the position and course of a ship or aircraft
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Translations
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グローバルポジショニングシステム
위성항법장치
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ระบบการค้นหาทางโดยใช้ดาวเทียม
hệ thống chỉ đường bằng vệ tinh

GPS

[ˌdʒiːpiːˈɛs] n abbr (=global positioning system) → GPS m
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GPS

abbr of Global Positioning SystemGPS nt
Collins German Dictionary – Complete and Unabridged 7th Edition 2005. © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1980 © HarperCollins Publishers 1991, 1997, 1999, 2004, 2005, 2007

gps

نِظَامُ تَـحْديدِ الـمَواقِعِ العالـميّ GPS GPS GPS σύστημα GPS GPS GPS GPS GPS navigatore satellitare グローバルポジショニングシステム 위성항법장치 GPS GPS GPS GPS глобальная система навигации и определения положения GPS ระบบการค้นหาทางโดยใช้ดาวเทียม GPS sistemi hệ thống chỉ đường bằng vệ tinh 全球定位系统
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