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NAVSTAR Global Positioning System

[ nav-stahr ]
/ ˈnævˌstɑr /
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noun

former name of GPS.

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Origin of NAVSTAR Global Positioning System

Nav(igation) S(ystem using) T(ime) A(nd) R(anging)
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