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inertial platform

noun, Navigation
1.
self-contained navigational devices used in inertial guidance, along with their mounting.
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  • On the disc--the inertial platform--were three accelerometers and three gyroscopes, also aligned in three different directions.
  • Lasers are pointed at the road surface, and an inertial platform establishes a reference plane for the distance-measuring devices.

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