radio beam


noun


Nearby words

  1. radin,
  2. radin, paul,
  3. radio,
  4. radio astronomy,
  5. radio beacon,
  6. radio car,
  7. radio collar,
  8. radio compass,
  9. radio control,
  10. radio direction finder

Origin of radio beam

First recorded in 1920–25

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British Dictionary definitions for radio beam

radio beam

noun

a narrow beam of radio signals transmitted by a radio or radar beacon, radio telescope, or some other directional aerial, used for communications, navigation, etcSometimes shortened to: beam
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