general broadcast


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general broadcast

[¦jen·rəl ′brōd‚kast]
(communications)
The radio broadcast, to all U.S. Navy ships and merchant ships, in which storm warnings, area forecasts, map analyses, surface weather reports, and upper air, upper wind, and aircraft reports are given.
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