explosive-ordnance reconnaissance

explosive-ordnance reconnaissance

[ik¦spō·siv ′ȯrd·nəns ri‚kän·ə·səns]
(ordnance)
Act of reconnoitering to determine the presence of an unexploded missile, ascertaining its nature, applying all practicable protective measures for the protection of personnel, installations, and equipment, and, finally, reporting essential information to the authority directing explosive ordnance disposal operations. Abbreviated EOR.