confusion jamming

confusion jamming

[kən′fyü·zhən ‚jam·iŋ]
(electronics)
An electronic countermeasure technique in which the signal from an enemy tracking radar is amplified and retransmitted with distortion to create a false echo that affects accuracy of target range, azimuth, and velocity data.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific & Technical Terms, 6E, Copyright © 2003 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.