transit bearing
A bearing determined by noting the time at which two features on the Earth

Military dictionary. 2000.

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  • perėjimo kryptis — statusas T sritis Gynyba apibrėžtis Kryptis, nustatoma nefiksuojant laiko, kai dviejų objektų ant žemės paviršiaus santykinė kryptis yra ta pati. atitikmenys: angl. transit bearing pranc. relèvement en transit …   NATO terminų aiškinamasis žodynas

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