cruising radius


the maximum distance that an aircraft or ship can traverse and then return to its starting point at cruising speed without refueling.

Nearby words

  1. cruise missile,
  2. cruise ship,
  3. cruiser,
  4. cruiserweight,
  5. cruiseway,
  6. cruizie,
  7. cruller,
  8. crumb,
  9. crumble,
  10. crumblings

Origin of cruising radius

First recorded in 1925–30 Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019