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cotar

[′kō‚tär]
(engineering)
A passive system used for tracking a vehicle in space by determining the line of direction between a remote ground-based receiving antenna and a telemetering transmitter in the missile, using phase-comparison techniques. Derived from correlated orientation tracking and range.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific & Technical Terms, 6E, Copyright © 2003 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
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A popular jingle that downplayed partisan differences in favour of family name and status in the province went as follows: Quem viver em Pernambuco, Que cotar desenganado, Que ou ha de ser Cavalcanti, Ou ha de ser cavalgado.