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flight recorder

noun
1.
an electronic device aboard an aircraft that automatically records some aspects of the aircraft's performance in flight.
Origin
1945-1950
1945-50
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flight recorder

noun
1.
an electronic device fitted to an aircraft for storing information concerning its performance in flight. It is often used to determine the cause of a crash Also called black box
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