[ ded-rek-uhn ]
/ ˈdɛdˈrɛk ən /
verb (used with object) Navigation.
to calculate (one's position) by means of dead reckoning.
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Origin of dead-reckon
By back formation
OTHER WORDS FROM dead-reckondead-reck·on·er, noun
Words nearby dead-reckon
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