magnetic course

noun

Definition of magnetic course

: the course on which an airplane is intended to be flown that is measured from magnetic north and that is the true course as laid out on the chart

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“Magnetic course.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/magnetic%20course. Accessed 9 Aug. 2022.

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