Meaning of VECTOR in English


Function: transitive verb

Inflected Form: vec · tored ; vec · tor · ing \ -t( ə -)ri ŋ \

Date: 1941

1 : to guide (as an airplane, its pilot, or a missile) in flight by means of a radioed vector

2 : to change the direction of (the thrust of a jet engine) for steering

Merriam Webster Collegiate English Dictionary.      Merriam Webster - Энциклопедический словарь английского языка.