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electronic intelligence

[i‚lek′trän·ik in′tel·ə·jəns]
Electronic systems, apparatus, and operations for obtaining information concerning an enemy's capabilities, intentions, plans, and order of battle. Abbreviated elint.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific & Technical Terms, 6E, Copyright © 2003 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.

electronic intelligence (ELINT)

The detection, recording, analysis, and cataloging of electromagnetic signals of all unfriendly emitters. ELINT analyzes electromagnetic radiation characteristics, the sources of radiation (type of emitter), and the location of emitters. Nuclear and radioactive radiation are not a part of ELINT operations. Normally referred to as ELINT.
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