Ursula K. Le Guin

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ansible n. 1966 U. K. Le Guin Rocannon’s World 113 Noting the coordinates at which the ansible sender was set, he changed them to the coordinates of the League HILF Survey Base for Galactic Area 8, at Kerguelen, on the planet New South Georgia—the only coordinates he knew without reference to a handbook.
NAFAL adj. 1969 U. K. Le Guin Nine Lives in Best SF: 1969 (1970) 97 No, they’ll have the mass problem in NAFAL shipping licked by now, remember it’s been sixteen years since we left Earth last Tuesday.