DOVAP: Meaning and Definition of


Pronunciation: (dō'vap), [key]
— n.
  1. a system for plotting the trajectory of a missile or other rapidly moving long-range object by means of the Doppler effect exhibited by radio waves bounced off the object. Cf. Doppler radar.
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