Meaning of LORAN in English


Pronunciation: ' lo ̇ r- ˌ an

Function: noun

Etymology: lo ng- ra nge noun avigation

Date: 1932

: a system of long-range navigation in which pulsed signals sent out by two pairs of radio stations are used to determine the location of a ship or airplane

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