command guidance


noun Electronics.

a missile guidance system in which commands for controlling the flight of the vehicle originate from a source on the ground or in another vehicle.

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Origin of command guidance

First recorded in 1945–50
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British Dictionary definitions for command guidance

command guidance

noun

a method of controlling a missile during flight by transmitting information to it
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