Radar echo

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(Radar) Echo

1. The portion of energy of the transmitted pulse which is reflected to a receiver.

2. The effect of 1 on a radar display.

Reference: B.S.

Please note that this is the term as it stands in the original IALA Dictionary edition (1970-1989)

Centre of buoyancy


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