UAV

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noun \ˌyü-ˌā-ˈvē\

Definition of UAV

plural

UAVs

  1. :  RPV UAVs, as the Pentagon calls them, are operated not unlike the hobbyist's remote-controlled airplanes; soldiers on the ground man computer stations with controls that fly the aircraft. — Daniel G. Dupont

Origin and Etymology of uav

unmanned aerial vehicle


First Known Use: 1986


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