Technology / Home Audio / Satellite Radio: Digital radio transmission system that utilizes satellites in space to broadcast directly to ground based and mobile receivers. Two existing networks, Sirius and XM offer hundreds of channels of diverse offerings for a subscription fee. Separate standards govern the reception of each, so a choice must be made prior to aquiring the system.
Radio Noun Synonyms: transmit, broadcast, air, disseminate, announce, present
Radio Adjective Synonyms: receiver, portable (radio), crystal set, wireless, transistor, ghetto-blaster, tranny or trannie, boom box
Science / Geology / Radiolarian Ooze: A deep-sea pelagic sediment that contains at least 30% siliceous radiolarian remains. MORE
Science / Geology / Radiolarite: The lithified sedimentary rock formed from radiolarian ooze. MORE