What does early warning mean?

Definitions for early warning

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Dictionary of Military and Associated Terms

  1. early warning

    Early notification of the launch or approach of unknown weapons or weapons carriers. Also called EW. See also attack assessment; tactical warning.


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of early warning in Chaldean Numerology is: 8

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of early warning in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Norman Cousins:

    History is a vast early warning system.

  2. Ravi Gupta:

    We need these early warning systems and to act on what we find.

  3. Dominique Burgeon:

    We are trying to promote risk management, early warning systems and prevention (of food emergencies).

  4. Andres Meira:

    This is the most affordable and the most direct way for the Mexican public to connect to the early warning system.

  5. Marshall McLuhan:

    Art at its most significant is a distant early warning system that can always be relied on to tell the old culture what is beginning to happen.

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