electronic reconnaissance


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electronic reconnaissance

[i‚lek′trän·ik ri′kän·ə·səns]
(electronics)
The detection, identification, evaluation, and location of foreign, electromagnetic radiations emanating from other than nuclear detonations or radioactive sources.
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We changed from electronic reconnaissance to active jamming to defeat searchlight-control and gun-laying radars.
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That was a technical way of saying that submarine missions had almost reduced to only two: electronic reconnaissance and cruise-missile attacks against land targets.
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From 1943 to 1945 Fubini was a research associate at the Harvard University Radio Research Laboratory and also served as a scientific consultant for the US military in the European Theater of operations, where he participated in the establishment of electronic reconnaissance and countermeasures capabilities.
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