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  1. [software] In computing, the operating system of a machine, such as the UNIX, Linux, or Windows operating systems. Platform may also refer to a programming language or development environment, such as COM, Java, or ArcGIS 9.
  2. [remote sensing] In remote sensing, the vehicle that supports and transports data-gathering remote sensors, such as a drone, aircraft, satellite, submersible, or other vehicle.

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