Definitions for awacsˈeɪ wæks

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AWACSˈeɪ wæks(n.)

  1. an aircraft equipped with radar to track low-flying enemy aircraft and missiles and coordinate defense measures against them.

    Category: Military

Origin of AWACS:

1965–70; A(irborne)W(arning)A(nd)C(ontrol)S(ystem)


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