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.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific & Technical Terms, 6E, Copyright © 2003 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
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