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elint

[el-int, ih-lint] /ˈɛl ɪnt, ɪˈlɪnt/
noun
1.
the gathering of military or other intelligence through the monitoring of electronic signals other than voice communications, as satellite transmissions, rocket telemetry, and radar.
2.
Also, Elint, ELINT.
Compare comint, humint, sigint.
Origin
1965-1970
1965-70; el(ectronic) int(elligence)
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Related Abbreviations for elint

ELINT

electronic intelligence
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