hyperbolic navigation

noun

Definition of hyperbolic navigation

: a system of radio navigation (as loran) in which the time difference between receipt of signals from two stations of known position determines a line of position in the form of a hyperbola

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“Hyperbolic navigation.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/hyperbolic%20navigation. Accessed 30 Nov. 2021.

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