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cruising radius

noun
1.
the maximum distance that an aircraft or ship can traverse and then return to its starting point at cruising speed without refueling.
Origin
1925-1930
1925-30
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  • The dam sites must be located within a cruising radius of a city of approved water supply and with a sanitary camp site.

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