international call sign


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international call sign

[¦in·tər¦nash·ən·əl ′kȯl ‚sīn]
(communications)
Call sign assigned according to the provisions of the International Telecommunication Union to identify a radio station; the nationality of the radio station is identified by the first or the first two characters.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific & Technical Terms, 6E, Copyright © 2003 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
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