loran was known and liked by galactic and slave alike for his brilliant essays on the master-slave relationship.
It had been mentioned last night—a loran fix on the Esperance's position.
loran left the center and moved to another city where he found a galactic couple who wanted a slave.
This couple, like Jarro Kogar and his wife, were childless and when they both died, loran and his wife were very grieved.
After trying for years to simplify the code, the council members called in loran Krovalo to fill a vacancy and take over the job.
1940, a word invented from initial letters in long-range navigation.
A long-range navigational system, in which a receiver's position is determined by an analysis involving the time intervals between pulsed radio signals from two or more pairs of ground stations of known position. The difference in the timing of the received signals corresponds to differences in distance from the transmitters, and the position of the receiver can be calculated by triangulation. Compare Global Positioning System.