What does radar beacon mean?

Definitions for radar beacon

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. radar beacon, racon(noun)

    a device that, on receiving radar signals, transmits coded signals in response to help navigators determine their position

Dictionary of Military and Associated Terms

  1. radar beacon

    A receiver-transmitter combination that sends out a coded signal when triggered by the proper type of pulse, enabling determination of range and bearing information by the interrogating station or aircraft. Also called RB.


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of radar beacon in Chaldean Numerology is: 6

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of radar beacon in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1

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