navar

noun

nav·​ar
ˈna,
värˌ -vȧ(r
plural -s
: a system of radar navigation in which the position and identity of all aircraft in the area about an airport are determined by ground radar and retransmitted so that a pilot has a detailed picture of all aerial activity on his radarscope

Word History

Etymology

navigational and traffic control radar

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“Navar.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/navar. Accessed 24 May. 2024.

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