DME

noun
\ ˌdē-(ˌ)em-ˈē \

Definition of DME 

: an electronic device that informs the pilot of an airplane of its distance from a particular ground station

First Known Use of DME

1947, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for DME

distance measuring equipment

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