radome

[rey-dohm]

Origin of radome

1940–45; blend of radar and dome
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British Dictionary definitions for radome

radome

noun
  1. a protective housing for a radar antenna made from a material that is transparent to radio waves

Word Origin for radome

C20: ra (dar) + dome
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