moving target indicator


noun Electronics.

a Doppler-radar presentation that indicates moving targets only, stationary objects reflecting signals that the system rejects. Abbreviation: MTI

Nearby words

  1. moving coil,
  2. moving pictures,
  3. moving sidewalk,
  4. moving staircase,
  5. moving stairway,
  6. moving van,
  7. moving violation,
  8. movingly,
  9. moviola,
  10. mow

Origin of moving target indicator

First recorded in 1965–70

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