[ kon-l-rad ]
/ ˈkɒn lˌræd /
a system formerly used by the U.S. civil defense system to prevent enemy planes or missiles from homing on radio and television frequencies.
Origin of Conelrad
1955–60; con(trol of) el(ectromagnetic) rad(iation)
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