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shor•an



Pronunciation: (shôr'an, shōr'-), [key]
n.
a system for aircraft navigation in which two signals sent from an aircraft are received and answered by two fixed transponders, the round-trip times of the signals enabling the navigator to determine the aircraft's position.

Random House Unabridged Dictionary, Copyright © 1997, by Random House, Inc., on Infoplease.

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