Meaning of MARKER in English

MARKER

(*) 1. A visual or electronic aid used to mark a designated point. 2. In land mine warfare: See gap marker; intermediate marker; lane marker; row marker; strip marker. 3. In naval operations, a maritime unit which maintains an immediate offensive or obstructive capability against a specified target.

DOD English dictionary of military terms.      Английский словарь военных терминов DOD.