line of position


noun Navigation.

a line connecting all the possible positions of a ship or aircraft, as determined by a single observation. Abbreviation: LOP

Nearby words

  1. line of fire,
  2. line of fire, in the,
  3. line of fixation,
  4. line of force,
  5. line of induction,
  6. line of scrimmage,
  7. line of sight,
  8. line of site,
  9. line of vision,
  10. line officer

Also called position line.

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