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omnirange

[om-nuh-reynj] /ˈɒm nəˌreɪndʒ/
noun
1.
a radio navigational aid in which stations emit distinctive signals on each of 360 degrees, giving the bearing of each degree with reference to magnetic north.
Also called VOR.
Origin
1945-1950
1945-50; omni- + range
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British Dictionary definitions for omnirange

omnirange

/ˈɒmnɪˌreɪndʒ/
noun
1.
a very-high-frequency ground radio navigational system to assist a pilot in plotting his exact position
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