do|vap

do|vap
do|vap «DOH vap», noun.
a method for determining the velocity and position of a moving object, especially a missile, rocket, or aircraft, by means of radio signals which are sent out in a certain frequency, received and returned by the moving object, and then interpreted in accordance with the Doppler effect.
[< Do (ppler) v (elocity) a (nd) p (osition)]
DoVAP (no periods),
dovap; Doppler velocity and position.

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