radius of action

noun

military the maximum distance that a ship, aircraft, or land vehicle can travel from its base and return without refuelling

Nearby words

  1. radium emanation,
  2. radium f,
  3. radium sulfate,
  4. radium therapy,
  5. radius,
  6. radius of convergence,
  7. radius of curvature,
  8. radius of gyration,
  9. radius rod,
  10. radius vector

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