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tropospheric scatter

noun, Telecommunications.
1.
transmission of radio frequency signals that have been scattered from irregularities in the troposphere to locations hundreds of kilometers distant.
Origin
1950-1955
1950-55
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  • Each site had large parabolic, tropospheric scatter antennas.

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