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Tacan

/ˈtækən/
noun
1.
an electronic ultrahigh-frequency navigation system for aircraft which gives a continuous indication of bearing and distance from a transmitting station
Word Origin
C20: tac(tical) a(ir) n(avigation)
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TACAN

tactical air navigation
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