gyro repeater

[jahy-roh]

noun

a navigational compass, under the control of a gyroscope, that automatically indicates true north.

Nearby words

  1. gyri,
  2. gyri insulae,
  3. gyro,
  4. gyro horizon,
  5. gyro pilot,
  6. gyro-,
  7. gyrocompass,
  8. gyrocopter,
  9. gyrodyne,
  10. gyrofrequency

Also called repeater.

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