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Proba was launched as a technology demonstrator within ESAâ€™s General Support Technology Programme. Once in orbit, however, the small satelliteâ€™s unique capabilities and performance made it evident that it could make big contributions to science.
Word of the Day
- To play, gamble.
- To impose upon; delude; trick; humbug; also, to joke; chaff.
- A deceitful game or trick; trickery; humbug; nonsense.
The word 'gammon' in the sense of 'joke, trick' may come from 'backgammon'.