GPS

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English[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

GPS

  1. (navigation) Initialism of Global Positioning System. (the U.S. military-based satellite navigation system)
    Synonyms: NavStar, Navstar
    Hypernyms: GPS/global positioning system, satellite navigation system

Coordinate terms[edit]

  • GLONASS (the Russian satellite navigation system)
  • BeiDou / Beidou (the Chinese satellite navigation system)
  • Galileo (the European Union satellite navigation system)

Noun[edit]

GPS (plural GPSes)

  1. (cartography) Initialism of global positioning system. (satellite navigation system)
    Hyponyms: Navstar/NavStar/GPS/Global Positioning System, BeiDou/Beidou, Galileo, GLONASS
  2. Ellipsis of GPS receiver.

Translations[edit]

Verb[edit]

GPS (third-person singular simple present GPSes, present participle GPSing, simple past and past participle GPSed)

  1. (transitive) To locate (something) using a GPS system.

Further reading[edit]

Anagrams[edit]


Galician[edit]

Noun[edit]

Galician Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia gl

GPS m (plural GPS)

  1. (cartography) GPS, Global Positioning System
  2. (technology) GPS receiver, satnav

Synonyms[edit]


German[edit]

Noun[edit]

GPS n (genitive GPS, no plural)

  1. GPS

Declension[edit]

Further reading[edit]

  • GPS” in Duden online

Polish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From English GPS.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

GPS m inan

  1. (cartography, navigation, technology) GPS (Global Positioning System)
  2. (colloquial, cartography, navigation, technology) GPS receiver (Global Positioning System)

Declension[edit]

or

Indeclinable.

Further reading[edit]

  • GPS in Wielki słownik języka polskiego, Instytut Języka Polskiego PAN
  • GPS in Polish dictionaries at PWN

Spanish[edit]

Spanish Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia es

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈxepese/, [ˈxe.pe.se]

Noun[edit]

GPS m (plural GPS)

  1. (cartography) GPS, Global Positioning System
    Synonym: sistema de posicionamiento global
  2. (technology) GPS receiver, satnav
    Synonym: navegador GPS