navaid
noun Etymology: navigation aid Date: 1956 a device or system (as a radar beacon) that provides a navigator with navigational data

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • NAVAID — navigation aid …   Military dictionary

  • navaid — /nav ayd /, n. an electronic aid to navigation. [1955 60; NAV(IGATIONAL) + AID] * * * …   Universalium

  • navaid — noun Any form of aid to navigation, particularly applying to shipping and aviation. Examples: lighthouse, or ILS (instrument landing system) …   Wiktionary

  • NAVAID — Navigational Aid (Academic & Science » Ocean Science) Navigational Aid (Governmental » Transportation) …   Abbreviations dictionary

  • NAVAID — Navigation Aid NASA …   Acronyms

  • NAVAID — Navigation Aid ( > NASA Acronym List ) …   Acronyms von A bis Z

  • navaid — n. electronic device or system that aids navigation …   English contemporary dictionary

  • navaid — [ naveɪd] noun a navigational device in an aircraft, ship, or other vehicle …   English new terms dictionary

  • NAVAID — • Navigational Aid …   Maritime acronyms and abbreviations

  • navaid — /ˈnæveɪd/ (say navayd) noun a navigational device in a ship, aeroplane, etc. {nav(igation) + aid} …   Australian English dictionary

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