running fix

noun Navigation.

a fix made from a moving vessel or aircraft from observations made at different times, the course and distance run between the observations being considered.

Nearby words

  1. running board,
  2. running bond,
  3. running commentary,
  4. running dog,
  5. running english,
  6. running gaff,
  7. running gear,
  8. running hand,
  9. running head,
  10. running joke

Origin of running fix

First recorded in 1915–20 Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019